hoover apron

noun hoo·ver apron \¦hüvə(r)-\

Definition of hoover apron

  1. :  a woman's coverall in the form of a dress that closes by a tie at the waist and has overlapping reversible front

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Origin and Etymology of hoover apron

after Herbert Hoover †1964 31st president of the U.S.; from its popularity among home gardeners when Hoover was food administrator in World War I


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