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kimono

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noun ki·mo·no \kə-ˈmō-(ˌ)nō, -nə\

Simple Definition of kimono

  • : a loose piece of clothing with wide sleeves that is traditionally worn on formal occasions in Japan

Full Definition of kimono

plural ki·mo·nos

  1. 1 :  a long robe with wide sleeves traditionally worn with a broad sash as an outer garment by the Japanese

  2. 2 :  a loose dressing gown or jacket

ki·mo·noed play \-(ˌ)nōd, -nəd\ adjective

Illustration of kimono

Origin of kimono

Japanese, clothes, from ki wearing + mono thing


First Known Use: 1886


KIMONO Defined for Kids

kimono

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noun ki·mo·no \kə-ˈmō-nō\

Definition of kimono

plural ki·mo·nos

  1. 1 :  a loose robe with wide sleeves that is traditionally worn with a broad sash as an outer garment by a Japanese person

  2. 2 :  a loose dressing gown worn chiefly by women




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