jump·​suit | \ ˈjəmp-ˌsüt How to pronounce jumpsuit (audio) \

Definition of jumpsuit

1 : a one-piece garment consisting of a blouse or shirt with attached trousers or shorts
2 : a coverall worn by parachutists for jumping

Examples of jumpsuit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Seen in the second pic of her Instagram dump, the body-hugging, black jumpsuit featured an intricate floral lace pattern, adding a girly flair to the edgy design. Seventeen, 30 Aug. 2022 The rapper walked the red carpet in a skintight, bubblegum pink latex jumpsuit with cleavage cut-outs. Jessica Booth, Peoplemag, 26 Aug. 2022 He was brought in from the Department of Correction wearing a bright orange jumpsuit, a maroon face mask and glasses. Taylor Hartz, Hartford Courant, 15 Aug. 2022 Matar wore a striped jumpsuit, handcuffs, shackles and bright orange slide-on shoes, and did not speak. Hurubie Meko, BostonGlobe.com, 13 Aug. 2022 Another breezy day-to-night option is this sleeveless jumpsuit, which can be tossed over a swimsuit and worn as a coverup or paired with wedges for date night. Nicol Natale, PEOPLE.com, 30 July 2022 Union turned heads in an inky black, sparkling jumpsuit that featured underboob and abdominal cutouts in the front. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 25 July 2022 Wearing a silky, psychedelic-print jumpsuit, Mattel settles into the break room and takes a moment to catch up on text messages. Cat Cardenas, Rolling Stone, 8 July 2022 The jumpsuit’s sportier sister, the workout bodysuit. Justine Carreon, Glamour, 24 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of jumpsuit

1944, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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17 Sep 2022

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“Jumpsuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jumpsuit. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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jump·​suit | \ ˈjəmp-ˌsüt How to pronounce jumpsuit (audio) \

Kids Definition of jumpsuit

: a one-piece garment consisting of a shirt with attached pants or shorts

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