muumuu

noun muu·muu \ ˈmü-ˌmü \

Definition of muumuu

:a loose often long dress having bright colors and patterns and adapted from the dresses originally distributed by missionaries to the native women of Hawaii

Origin and Etymology of muumuu

Hawaiian mu'umu'u, from mu'umu'u cut off


MUUMUU Defined for English Language Learners

muumuu

noun

Definition of muumuu for English Language Learners

  • : a Hawaiian dress that is usually long, loose-fitting, and decorated with bright colors


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