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prêt–à–porter

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noun prêt–à–por·ter \ˌpret-ä-pȯr-ˈtā\

Definition of prêt–à–porter

  1. :  ready-to-wear clothes



Variants of prêt–à–porter

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pret–a–porter

Origin and Etymology of prêt–à–porter

French, ready to wear


First Known Use: 1959


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