jeg·​ging | \ ˈje-giŋ How to pronounce jegging (audio) \
plural jeggings

Definition of jegging

: a legging that is made of stretchable fabric and that resembles tight fitting denim jeans usually used in plurala pair of jeggingsIn its Fall 2017 Look Book, for example, Talbots pairs red suede ankle-strap flats with dark denim five-pocket jeggings, an indigo-and-ivory striped turtleneck and a red cardigan trimmed in black.The Buffalo News

First Known Use of jegging

2009, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for jegging

j(eans) + (l)egging

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“Jegging.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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