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pinny

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɪni
 
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Definition of pinny in English:

noun (plural pinnies)

British informal
A pinafore.
Example sentences
  • For Donna, kitchen dress is a white shirt under her pinny.
  • Come on, try and imagine me, Mike Da Hat, rock star, wearing white kid gloves and a pinny.
  • The waitresses wore black frocks and white pinnies.

Origin

mid 19th century: abbreviation.

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