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sweatsuit

Syllabification: sweat·suit
Pronunciation: /ˈswetˌso͞ot
 
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Definition of sweatsuit in English:

noun

A suit consisting of a sweatshirt and sweatpants, worn when exercising or as leisurewear.
Example sentences
  • While dressing sporty has little to do with the industry you're in, wearing baggy jeans, sweatsuits, and pro-team apparel has more to do with your attitude than the sports team on your jersey.
  • I can remember him entering the rehearsal on his knees, apologizing for being late, with a cowboy hat and a velour sweatsuit and sunglasses.
  • Despite the cold, he huddled under the rock and stripped down, replacing the soaked jeans and shirts with the sweatsuit.

Words that rhyme with sweatsuit

wetsuit

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