menswear

noun
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 Knot Standard The luxury menswear brand will donate 10 percent of proceeds to the creation and distribution of masks to Mount Sinai and Montefiore Medical Centers, in addition to donating to distribution partners like UPS. Hanna Horvath, NBC News, "2020 shopping: Brands that donate to coronavirus relief efforts," 7 Apr. 2020 The menswear brand Fowler was founded in 1934 by Hunt Fowler, a hardscrabble Cleveland businessman who dedicated his life to two things—high-quality work apparel and white supremacy. Jake Tuck, The New Yorker, "Honest Founder Narratives," 16 Jan. 2020 Buck Mason Classic menswear maker Buck Mason is selling a 5-pack of non-medical, reusable cotton face masks with anti-microbial properties. Megan Cerullo, CBS News, "Where to get a face mask if you're not a medical worker," 29 Apr. 2020 Buck Mason The retailer known for its wabi-sabi (perfect imperfection) approach to menswear has a new initiative, dubbed Masks for America. Erin Parker, Glamour, "Here’s Exactly Where to Buy Face Masks Right Now," 6 Apr. 2020 The black numbers served as palate cleansers between bursts of inspiration around the jungle theme, starting with khaki safari suiting that echoed similar looks on the menswear runway in June. Colleen Barry, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Gucci takes a kinky turn; Dolce&Gabbana give a jungle roar," 22 Sep. 2019 Buck Mason Classic menswear maker Buck Mason is selling a 5-pack of non-medical, reusable cotton face masks with anti-microbial properties. Megan Cerullo, CBS News, "Where to get a face mask if you're not a medical worker," 6 Apr. 2020 Bloom Men features 14 menswear looks from the 1700s to the 1970s that will be in the mall through May 17. Maria Halkias, Dallas News, "Retail Therapy: Spring hasn’t been canceled at NorthPark, Highland Park Village and Neiman Marcus," 5 Mar. 2020 Italian fashion brands like Marni and Gucci recently sent beret-wearing models down their menswear runways. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "Can Men Under 60 Wear Berets?," 4 Mar. 2020

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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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21 May 2020

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“Menswear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/menswear. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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menswear

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How to pronounce menswear (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of menswear

: clothes for men

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