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loose-fitting Line breaks: loose-fitting

Definition of loose-fitting in English:

adjective

(Especially of clothing) not fitting tightly; baggy: wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing when travelling
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  • Here, the 100 percent cotton floral is fashioned into a loose-fitting slipcover.
  • The pyjama, from which the English word "pajamas" is derived, is a pair of loose-fitting trousers.
  • The very helpful, unobtrusive wait staff are dressed in identical loose-fitting saffron-colored costumes, like the members of some gentle religious sect.

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