Words Related to Clothes and Fashion

Words Related to Clothes and Fashion - Underwear, Nightwear, and Loungewear

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Here you will learn some English words for underwear, nightwear and loungewear, such as "slip", "bra", and "thong".
nightgown
nightgownnoun

a long loose garment similar to a nightdress, worn by women or girls in bed

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lingerie
lingerienoun

women's underwear, sleepwear and light robes worn in bed

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slip
slipnoun

a loose piece of underwear resembling a thin sleeveless dress that has two shoulder straps

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bra
branoun

a piece of underwear worn by women to cover and support their breasts

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bandeau
bandeaunoun

a garment that covers the breasts of a woman and has no straps

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brassiere
brassierenoun

a piece of underwear that women wear to support and cover their breasts

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petticoat
petticoatnoun

a loose light underskirt that has a pleated, ruffled or lace edge

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thong
thongnoun

a women's underpants or swimwear that has a narrow piece of cloth at the back and a waistband

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panties
pantiesnoun

a short piece of clothing that women wear under the pants, skirts, etc.

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bikini pants
bikini pantsnoun

(used in the plural) small and tight-fitting underpants; worn by women

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girdle
girdlenoun

a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

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baby doll
baby dollnoun

***a garment for women or girls consisting of a hip-length top of delicate fabric often decorated with ruffles, ribbons, or lace, with a matching panty, worn for sleeping.

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gown
gownnoun

lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women

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dressing gown
dressing gownnoun

a long loose robe with a belt that is worn indoors while dressing or resting

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camisole
camisolenoun

a short sleeveless undergarment for women

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body stocking
body stockingnoun

a one-piece tight-fitting undergarment for women that covers the torso (and may have sleeves and legs)

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shapewear
shapewearnoun

***underwear that fits tightly and is designed to make the body look thinner by smoothing out and holding in areas that are out of shape

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underskirt
underskirtnoun

undergarment worn under a skirt

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corset
corsetnoun

a piece of women's underwear that fits the body tightly and makes the waist appear thinner

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bloomers
bloomersnoun

(used in the plural) underpants worn by women

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half-slip
half-slipnoun

undergarment worn under a skirt

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knickers
knickersnoun

a short piece of underwear for the lower body, worn by women or girls

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shorts
shortsnoun

underpants with short legs worn by men

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boxershorts
boxershortsnoun

underpants with short legs, worn by men

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briefs
briefsnoun

short and legless underpants fitting tightly

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singlet
singletnoun

a collarless men's undergarment for the upper part of the body

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athletic supporter
athletic supporternoun

a support for the genitals worn by men engaging in strenuous exercise

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smoking jacket
smoking jacketnoun

a man's soft jacket usually with a tie belt; worn at home

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nightshirt
nightshirtnoun

a long loose garment like a shirt worn in bed

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long underwear
long underwearnoun

an undergarment with shirt and drawers in one piece

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jammies
jammiesnoun

(usually plural and used by children) a loose and light two-piece garment worn in bed

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pajamas
pajamasnoun

a loose jacket or shirt and pants worn in bed

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robe
robenoun

a loose piece of clothing worn indoors before taking a bath

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robe-de-chambre
robe-de-chambrenoun

a robe worn before dressing or while lounging

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underclothes
underclothesnoun

clothes worn next to the skin under other clothes

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underpants
underpantsnoun

a piece of underwear that men or women wear under the pants, etc.

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pants
pantsnoun

underpants; a piece of underwear

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thermal underwear
thermal underwearnoun

***underwear designed to retain body heat in cold temperatures

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basque
basquenoun

a tight-fitting piece of clothing that covers the body from under the arms to the top of the legs, usually worn as an underwear by women

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