Definition of slipover in English:


Syllabification: slip·o·ver
Pronunciation: /ˈslipˌōvər


  • A pullover, typically one without sleeves.
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    • When it was cold, knee length, turned over socks and woollen jerseys were worn, whilst in the summer short sleeved shirts and Fair Isle slipovers were popular.
    • These slipovers are also highly durable and are great for rental costumes.
    • Hosiery constitutes 22% of import (mostly from China), slipovers, jackets, and sweaters - 17%, and knitwear polo shirts, tee-shirts, and underwaists - 16%.


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  • (Of a garment) designed to be put on over the head: a slipover sweater
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    • The little slipover number fit beautifully, although my friend didn't remember her mother ever wearing it.
    • The present invention relates as indicated to slipover headrest pillows in general and to an easily assembled and installed slipover headrest pillow assembly in particular.
    • Buy this lambswool Slipover Jumper online from the top brands.

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