Definition of romper in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrämpər/ Pronunciation: /ˈrôm-/


1 (also romper suit or rompers) A young child’s one-piece outer garment.
Example sentences
  • For added warmth, combine the pants with our soft merino wool, tong-sleeved romper.
  • Their most popular seller is a romper with the slogan ‘Give Peas a Chance’ printed across the front.
  • She was dressed, like a little cherub, in a pink-and-lace romper and white buckle shoes.
1.1A garment for adults similar to a romper, typically worn as overalls or as sports clothing.
Example sentences
  • For sport navy rompers were the rule in most schools.
  • These are nice fuzzy, footed romper suits in sizes to suit a small adult.
  • The outfit is a zippered romper with police patches.
2A person who romps.

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Syllabification: romp·er

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