Definition of nightshirt in English:


Syllabification: night·shirt
Pronunciation: /ˈnītˌSHərt


  • A long, loose shirt worn to bed.
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    • From the chest at the foot of my bed I unfolded a white cotton nightshirt and loose cotton pants that tied with a drawstring.
    • Yanking his sheer, golden outfit off he threw it over a chair and pulled on a soft white cotton nightshirt with loose harem pants.
    • I spread my arms wide for a moment, letting the drafts in my room play across my loose nightshirt and breeches.

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