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pantsuit Line breaks: pant|suit
Pronunciation: /ˈpantsuːt/
(also pants suit)

Definition of pantsuit in English:


North American
A trouser suit.
Example sentences
  • A woman in her late 30's looking very chic in a pantsuit and every hair in place was standing nearby.
  • Spinning around, I saw an elderly woman in a lavender pantsuit sitting on a bench.
  • He went on to introduce stylish, tailored pantsuits in the 1970s, which remain a wardrobe staple of working women.

Words that rhyme with pantsuit

tracksuit • catsuit

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