Definition of sleepwear in English:

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sleepwear

Pronunciation: /ˈsliːpwɛː/

noun

[mass noun]
Clothing suitable for wearing in bed.
Example sentences
  • And she also put them all to sleep simultaneously in each of their beds, with each of them wearing some appropriate sleepwear in their own respective beds.
  • Her early research was on the flammability of clothing materials, especially children's sleepwear, and processes for removing farm and garden pesticides from clothing.
  • It felt weird to go from amazingly small clothing to overly sized, warm clothing that Colby always kept around for sleepwear.

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