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dungarees
American English: /ˌdəŋɡəˈriz/
British English: /dʌŋɡəˈriːz/

Translation of dungarees in Spanish:

plural noun

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    (American English) (jeans) vaqueros (masculine plural)
    jeans (masculine plural)
    Example sentences
    • The business grew and they got into men's ready-to-wear and, in the 1960s, added such stylish items as dungarees during the denim revolution.
    • I think I may have worn a pair of the double-knee dungarees for six or seven hundred days straight.
    • On this school day, Matt was wearing dungarees and a cute baseball cap, the hat perfectly shading his blue eyes.

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