mens·​wear | \ ˈmenz-ˌwer How to pronounce menswear (audio) \

Definition of menswear

: clothing for men

Examples of menswear in a Sentence

The store sells an extensive line of menswear. He works in the menswear department.
Recent Examples on the Web Virgil Abloh, artistic director of menswear at Louis Vuitton, created the LV Chain Links necklace as part of his debut spring and summer 2019 collection for the French luxury fashion house. Los Angeles Times, 26 May 2021 From sportswear to athleisure, sports fashion is developing the future style of menswear. Joseph Deacetis, Forbes, 11 May 2021 The fashion world has been taking cues from the singer forever, but this season, loads of designers channeled his outré energy into their menswear collections. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 25 Mar. 2021 The high-street’s answer to the runway, Zara is offering up to 40% off across a selection of its menswear, womenswear and accessories lines. Laura Sutherland, CNN Underscored, 26 Nov. 2020 Yes, this bag is most certainly whimsical and fun, however, the overall message behind Abloh's fall/winter collection has a much deeper meaning for menswear. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 16 Apr. 2021 While all of the linen pieces are sized for women (with the exception of the robe), Parachute has dabbled in menswear with the aforementioned Waffle Lounge Set, a lightweight jogger and sweater duo that make for a solid plane uniform. Madison Flager, Condé Nast Traveler, 7 Apr. 2021 And if these success stories are any indication, the crowdfunding model in menswear may soon grow crowded itself. Eric Twardzik, Robb Report, 15 Mar. 2021 Small wonder, therefore that luxury menswear brands have been investing in this market. Joseph Deacetis, Forbes, 10 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of menswear

1783, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of menswear was in 1783

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1 Jun 2021

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“Menswear.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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