skiwear

noun
ski·​wear | \ ˈskē-ˌwer How to pronounce skiwear (audio) \

Definition of skiwear

: clothing suitable for wear while skiing

Examples of skiwear in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On November 1, swanky skiwear label Moncler joined forces with cult-cool trainer brand HOKA to release a high-performance shoe meant for mastering both mountains and modern cities. Amanda Randone, refinery29.com, 31 May 2022 And while Pucci’s big breakthrough was in skiwear, the label’s success may be better explained by the way its optimistic prints offered a glimmer of light in postwar Europe. Mark Holgate, Vogue, 20 Apr. 2022 On November 1, swanky skiwear label Moncler joined forces with cult-cool sneaker brand HOKA to release a high-performance shoe meant for mastering both mountains and modern cities. Amanda Randone, refinery29.com, 30 Nov. 2021 The collection blends the streets with the slopes, infusing skiwear with classic streetwear elements. Raval Davis, Forbes, 24 Feb. 2021 The skiwear-meets-streetwear capsule also features a reboot of the Ivy Park Ultra Boost, Forum Lo and Forum Mid sneakers as well as a brand-new Super Sleek Boot. Heran Mamo, Billboard, 19 Feb. 2021 Interviewed by The New York Times in 1964, Ms. Tilley, at the time a 29-year-old skiwear designer for White Stag, was asked to predict which looks at Innsbruck, Austria, where the Olympic Games were held that year, would become trends. New York Times, 31 Jan. 2021 At WidespreadThreads, one of the largest online sellers of vintage skiwear in the U.S., snowsuit sales jumped 78% this season compared with last year. Lauren Weber, WSJ, 28 Dec. 2020 In recent decades, the skiwear industry has preached that high-tech synthetics are the be-all and end-all. Todd Plummer, WSJ, 4 Feb. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of skiwear

1961, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

5 Jun 2022

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“Skiwear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skiwear. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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