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kimono

noun ki·mo·no \kə-ˈmō-(ˌ)nō, -nə\

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

plural ki·mo·nos

Full Definition of KIMONO

1
:  a long robe with wide sleeves traditionally worn with a broad sash as an outer garment by the Japanese
2
:  a loose dressing gown or jacket
ki·mo·noed \-(ˌ)nōd, -nəd\ adjective

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Origin of KIMONO

Japanese, clothes, from ki wearing + mono thing
First Known Use: 1886
KIMONOS Defined for Kids

kimono

noun ki·mo·no \kə-ˈmō-nō\
plural ki·mo·nos

Definition of KIMONO for Kids

1
:  a loose robe with wide sleeves that is traditionally worn with a broad sash as an outer garment by a Japanese person
2
:  a loose dressing gown worn chiefly by women

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