Definition of outerwear in English:


Syllabification: out·er·wear
Pronunciation: /ˈoutərˌwe(ə)r


  • Clothing worn over other clothes, especially for the outdoors.
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    • They come in a wide variety of weights and thicknesses, and are used in everything from dress outerwear to hunting outerwear, gloves and sleeping bags.
    • Don it with just about any type of outerwear: a leather jacket, a pea coat, and most definitely a parka.
    • You're already a step ahead of the rest with your new spring jacket, but there's no use stepping out with the coolest outerwear if your clothing doesn't follow suit.

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