pajamas

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

pa·ja·mas

noun plural \-məz\

: clothing that people wear in bed or while relaxing at home

: loose pants that are worn in some parts of Asia and the Middle East

Full Definition of PAJAMAS

1
:  loose lightweight trousers formerly much worn in the Near East
2
:  a loose usually two-piece lightweight suit designed especially for sleeping or lounging —called also pj's

Origin of PAJAMAS

plural of pajama
First Known Use: 1800

Other Clothing Terms

babushka, brogue, bumbershoot, cravat, dishabille, furbelow, layette, raiment, spectator

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