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

Definition of sleepwear

Examples of sleepwear in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While all of those fashion genres could undoubtedly benefit from expanding their sizes, the same is true of loungewear, sleepwear, and lingerie. Rebecca Norris, Allure, 6 June 2022 Beginning on May 25, use the code BLOSSOM to get 25% off a variety of Rifle Paper Co.'s goodies (excluding furniture, swimwear, and sleepwear). The Editors, Town & Country, 20 May 2022 The ever-popular red-carpet lingerie trend is taking a step in the next logical direction: formal sleepwear. Emily Tannenbaum, Glamour, 22 Apr. 2022 The Good Housekeeping Institute Textiles Lab tests all sorts of sleepwear, from flannel to silk, to find the best pajamas to pair with any cooling comforters, cooling blankets and cooling sheets for the ultimate cool bed. Grace Wu, Good Housekeeping, 19 Apr. 2022 Famous moms Jessica Alba, Jaime King, and the Kardashians are just a few who have draped themselves in Papinelle’s breezy sleepwear. Danielle Directo-meston, The Hollywood Reporter, 18 Apr. 2022 Other companies have also created sleepwear for night sweats. Anna Moeslein, Glamour, 14 Mar. 2022 The line now includes accessories, girls, swim, sleepwear, bridal and home and has engaged customers on social media with around 840,000 Instagram followers and more than 81 million views on its TikTok account. Allyson Portee, The Hollywood Reporter, 24 Apr. 2022 SKiVYS Femme makes stylish sleepwear and loungewear that can be worn with confidence. Wendy Altschuler, Forbes, 14 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sleepwear

1935, in the meaning defined above

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18 Jun 2022

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“Sleepwear.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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