playwear

noun
play·​wear | \ˈplā-ˌwer \

Definition of playwear 

: informal children's clothing designed to be worn for play

First Known Use of playwear

1883, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about playwear

Statistics for playwear

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for playwear

The first known use of playwear was in 1883

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on playwear

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with playwear

Comments on playwear

What made you want to look up playwear? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

having a pattern of small flowers

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!