jegging

noun jeg·ging \ ˈje-giŋ \

Definition of jegging

plural jeggings
: a legging that is designed to resemble a tight-fitting pair of denim jeans and is made of a stretchable fabric usually plural
  • All brands of jeans come with a certain amount of stretch built into them, so as long as you feel comfortable and confident in your jeggings, keep wearing them.
  • Huffington Post29 Sept. 2014
  • Jeggings, often in stretch denim, are leggings styled to resemble tight jeans, with stitching to suggest pockets and a fly front.
  • —Teri AginsWall Street Journal10 July 2014

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Origin and Etymology of jegging

j(eans) + (l)egging


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