dungaree

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noun dun·ga·ree \ˌdəŋ-gə-ˈrē, ˈdəŋ-gə-ˌ\

Definition of dungaree

  1. 1 :  a heavy coarse durable cotton twill woven from colored yarns; specifically :  blue denim

  2. 2 dungarees plural :  clothes made usually of blue denim

dungareed

play \-ˈrēd, -ˌrēd\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of dungaree

Hindi dũgrī & Urdu dungrī


First Known Use: 1673


DUNGAREE Defined for Kids

dungaree

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noun dun·ga·ree \ˌdəŋ-gə-ˈrē\

Definition of dungaree for Students

  1. 1 :  a heavy cotton cloth :  denim

  2. 2 dungarees plural :  clothes made of denim



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