sleep·​wear ˈslēp-ˌwer How to pronounce sleepwear (audio)

Examples of sleepwear in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Macy’s Introduces New Sleepwear Brand Macy’s has launched a new sleepwear brand State of Day designed for women who want to relax while feeling effortlessly put-together. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 9 Feb. 2024 Buy Now 12 of 20 Mori Pajamas Brittany Talarico, Deputy Style Director: Mori's soft, sustainable pjs are always at the top of the sleepwear rotation in our house, and the brand's Valentine's Day collection have now become part of the bedtime routine. Alex Apatoff, Peoplemag, 2 Feb. 2024 An all-new KIDZ BOP apparel line including activewear, intimates, sleepwear and loungewear is set to hit North American retailers in the third quarter of 2024. Chris Eggertsen, Billboard, 4 Jan. 2024 Best Victoria's Secret sleepwear deals ​​Pajamas are the perfect gift for your friend who prioritizes their eight hours. Jenifer Calle, Glamour, 20 Nov. 2023 Hill House Home: Save on sleepwear for the whole family while sale prices start at $34. Claire Harmeyer, Peoplemag, 26 May 2023 The unisex sleepwear is also crafted from premium Egyptian cotton. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 19 Dec. 2023 Cozy Earth Long Sleeve Bamboo Pajamas, $137 Step up your sleepwear game with this pajama set that blends a classic style with ultra-comfy fabric. Toni Sutton, Peoplemag, 25 Nov. 2023 The Amazon Essential virtual department has all the basics, including activewear (like these joggers), sleepwear (take a look at these matching family pj's), and so much more. Jenifer Calle, Glamour, 26 Dec. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1935, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sleepwear was in 1935

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“Sleepwear.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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