sportswear

noun sports·wear \ ˈspȯrts-ˌwer \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of sportswear

: clothing suitable for recreation; broadly : clothing designed for casual or informal wear

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First Known Use of sportswear

1903


SPORTSWEAR Defined for English Language Learners

sportswear

noun

Definition of sportswear for English Language Learners

  • : clothes that people wear for playing sports

  • : comfortable clothes that people wear for informal activities


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