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pullover

Syllabification: pull·o·ver
Pronunciation: /ˈpo͝olˌōvər
 
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Definition of pullover in English:

noun

A garment, especially a sweater or jacket, put on over the head and covering the top half of the body.
Example sentences
  • But in reality, knitwear is so much more than that - it includes a wide array of pullovers, turtlenecks and cardigans, among other items.
  • Old-school styling is revamped - prints in a frayed vintage typography, combinations featuring short sleeves over long sleeved garments and hooded pullovers are part of this style.
  • Instead of their blouses they're wearing thick polo neck pullovers… instead of the mini skirts, trousers of course, and to finish the look, huge heavy work boots.

Words that rhyme with pullover

walkoverspillover

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