pants suit

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Recent Examples on the Web Jennifer Hudson and Tori Kelly wowed in power pant suits; while Madonna's collaborator Maluma had one of the best looks of the night — a holographic moto jacket and trousers by DSquared2 that hit the rock 'n' roll sweet spot. Ingrid Schmidt, Billboard, "Billboard Music Awards: See the Most Memorable Fashion Looks," 1 May 2019 The bourgeois runway trend made an impact too, as did pant suits. Brooke Bobb, Vogue, "These Were the Top Trends of the Year, According to Vogue Runway’s Instagram Followers," 21 Dec. 2019 This is a great time of year to show off a stunning pant suit and your favorite pair of leather gloves trimmed in faux fur. Kirby Adams, The Courier-Journal, "Watching the Breeders' Cup this weekend? Here's what to wear at Santa Anita and beyond," 29 Oct. 2019 Channeling her inner Dorothy, the country music sweetheart dressed up in a burgundy pant suit with a gray wig and of course, posed with puckered lips. Selena Barrientos, House Beautiful, "Luke Bryan’s Wife Caroline Boyer Is the Ultimate Golden Girls Fan This Halloween," 29 Oct. 2019 From a beautifully-proportioned signature shocking pink geometric pant suit, to a soft jacket with an eye-popping yellow and orange fringe. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Valentino channels powerful simplicity in Paris show," 29 Sep. 2019 From a beautifully-proportioned signature shocking pink geometric pant suit, to a soft jacket with an eye-popping yellow and orange fringe. Washington Post, "Valentino channels powerful simplicity in Paris show," 29 Sep. 2019 The New York native is also a longtime dresser of Lady Gaga, who wore his power pant suit with a feminist message in 2018 and walked the Marc Jacobs Fall 2016 runway show during New York Fashion Week. Lindsay Weinberg, The Hollywood Reporter, "VMAs: Marc Jacobs to Receive Inaugural Fashion Trailblazer Award," 30 July 2019 Also, never underestimate the chicness of a classic tailored pant suit. Taysha Murtaugh, Country Living, "Here's What You Should—and Shouldn't—Ever Wear to a Wedding," 23 July 2019

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First Known Use of pants suit

1964, in the meaning defined above

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9 May 2020

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“Pants suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pants%20suit. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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