lounge·​wear | \ ˈlau̇nj-ˌwer How to pronounce loungewear (audio) \

Definition of loungewear

: informal clothing usually designed to be worn at home

Examples of loungewear in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Whether no one's around but your dog or you like the freedom of being able to run an unforeseen errand without making a full costume change, there's loungewear that fits your wants and needs. Allure, "15 Loungewear Sets That Are as Stylish as They Are Cozy," 2 Nov. 2019 The stylish, v-neck loungewear top also has matching pants and comes in a wide range of sizes (XS-XXXL). Braelyn Wood, Health.com, "Oprah Just Revealed Her Favorite Things of 2019—Here’s What to Shop from Her Recommendations," 8 Nov. 2019 Through it all, Torlowei was building a business focused on high-end lingerie and loungewear. Robin Givhan, Washington Post, "‘The dress comes out of pain’: Patience Torlowei creates fashion from the highs and lows of modern Africa," 22 Aug. 2019 Below, shop some of our favorite styles, and check out more Didk loungewear and sleepwear here. Christina Butan, PEOPLE.com, "Amazon’s Best-Selling Pajamas Are Super Cute, Comfy, and Come in 18 Fun Prints," 7 Aug. 2019 Brooklinen’s year-long return policy on the bedding also applies to this loungewear. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, "Brooklinen Is Now Selling Loungewear and We Cannot Contain Our Excitement," 11 July 2019 Eberjey, a loungewear-lifestyle company in Miami, has a reputation for these little nothings. Linda Dyett, New York Times, "The Bralette Is Back. This Time Blouses Are Optional.," 31 July 2019 High-end swimwear and loungewear can be found at Black Book, as well as Whiskey & Leather, which also sells clothing, shoes and candles (but no whiskey). Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, "One Paseo: A day in the life of San Diego’s new urban village," 11 July 2019 The company creates denim, elevated basics, clothing kits for one to build a wardrobe foundation, active wear, loungewear and outerwear; and footwear is in their near future, according to Waldman. Darcel Rockett, chicagotribune.com, "Universal Standard opens in West Loop, bringing bricks-and-mortar access to women size 00 to 40: ‘Beauty is much broader than we have been led to believe’," 10 July 2019

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First Known Use of loungewear

circa 1957, in the meaning defined above

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28 Nov 2019

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“Loungewear.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/loungewear. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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