Words Related to Clothes and Fashion

Words Related to Clothes and Fashion - Work Clothing

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Read this lesson to learn words about work clothing in English, such as "apron", "work shirt" and "uniform".
coverall
coverallnoun

a loose protective piece of clothing worn over other clothes for manual labor

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flight suit
flight suitnoun

a full-body garment, made of durable fire-resistant fabric, worn by the pilot or crew of a military aircraft, glider or helicopter

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apron
apronnoun

a piece of clothing that is tied around the waist which protects the front part of the body from stains, dirt, etc. when working

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smock
smocknoun

a loose piece of clothing worn over one's garments in order to protect them, while working

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uniform
uniformnoun

the special set of clothes that all members of an organization or a group wear at work, or children wear at a particular school

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gown
gownnoun

a loose cloak worn on official occasions or special ceremonies, such as the one worn by a lawyer at court

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work-shirt
work-shirtnoun

heavy-duty shirts worn for manual or physical work

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overall
overallnoun

a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work

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bunker gear
bunker gearnoun

***a protective clothing worn by firefighters

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hazmat suit
hazmat suitnoun

***a piece of clothing that covers the entire body and other clothing, worn to protect against dangerous substances such as poisonous chemicals

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lab coat
lab coatnoun

a light coat worn to protect clothing from substances used while working in a laboratory

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dress uniform
dress uniformnoun

a military uniform worn on formal occasions

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surgical gown
surgical gownnoun

protective garment worn by surgeons during operations

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surgical mask
surgical masknoun

a mask with two straps put behind the ears or tied at the back of the head, in order to provide protection against blood or body fluid splashes, infection, and air pollution

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scrubs
scrubsnoun

a two-piece protective garment that is worn by surgeons in the operation room

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hard hat
hard hatnoun

a light rigid headgear worn by workers, etc. to protect their heads

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tool belt
tool beltnoun

***a belt for carrying tools; a utility belt

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latex glove
latex glovenoun

*** protective coverings for the hands, made from a thin plastic-like material

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safety glove
safety glovenoun

***protective garments that offer protection to your hands, fingers, thumbs and wrists against particular external forces, chemicals, elements and hazards in the workplace

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chef's jacket
chef's jacketnoun

*** an important part of chef uniforms. It protects you from potential hazards, such as direct heat from the open flames on your stove or hot splashes from gastronorm trays of oil removed from the oven

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high-visibility safety vest
high-visibility safety vestnoun

*** jackets that workers can wear to improve how well others see them in a work environment

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ventilation mask
ventilation masknoun

*** a straightforward, noninvasive technique for airway management that can be used as a primary mode of ventilation for an anesthetic of short duration or as a bridge to establish a more definitive airway

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waist apron
waist apronnoun

*** They tie around your waist, and are usually short; you can choose longer waist aprons if you need more protection for your clothing

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security shirt
security shirtnoun

*** A button down shirt that features two large front pockets and epaulettes for insignia of rank for the military, paramedic and security industries

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safety glasses
safety glassesnoun

***glasses that protect your eyes from injury and damage

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safety goggles
safety gogglesnoun

*** a type of personal protective equipment (PPE) that is worn on the eye for its protection

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bump cap
bump capnoun

*** safety equipment that protect the wearer from minor head bumps and lacerations, but not from falling or flying objects

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earmuff
earmuffnoun

*** a pair of soft fabric coverings, connected by a band across the top of the head, that are worn over the ears to protect them from noise.

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face shield
face shieldnoun

*** an item of personal protective equipment, aims to protect the wearer's entire face (or part of it) from hazards

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back support belt
back support beltnoun

*** a type of belt that is worn around the lower back area in order to support the lumbar portion of the spine

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