sweat suit


Definition of sweat suit

: a suit worn usually for exercise that consists of a sweatshirt and sweatpants

Examples of sweat suit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Coordinating with Lopez, Rodriguez sported a casual gray sweat suit with aviator sunglasses and sneakers. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, "J.Lo Cozies Up in a Shearling Coat and UGG Boots for Dinner with A-Rod in New York," 25 Nov. 2020 Another photo shows that fiancé Alex Rodriguez went much more casual than his beau, dressed in a dark gray sweat suit and white sneakers. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Jennifer Lopez Steps Out in a Boldly Patterned Motorcycle Jacket and Floral Maxi Dress," 14 Sep. 2020 By now, our sweatpants, yoga pants, and matching sweat suits have been worn with just about every hoodie, old band tee, and sweater. Sarah Midkiff, refinery29.com, "Madewell & Crocs Just Released The Perfect Work From Home Shoe," 25 Mar. 2020 Dressed in what resembled a cheetah print sweat suit and his signature bucket hat, the soulful artist often went back and forth between playing the drums and hamming it up in front of the stage. Billboard Staff, Billboard, "4xFAR Festival: Anderson .Paak Pays Tribute to Mac Miller, Mark Ronson Closes Out the Weekend With a Bang," 21 Jan. 2020 Juicy Couture enjoyed an early-two-thousands heyday selling very expensive velour women’s sweat suits. Amos Barshad, The New Yorker, "The Meaning of Tracksuits," 18 Sep. 2019 These days, Carroll wouldn’t be caught dead — or at least on camera — in a sweat suit. Jeff Mcdonald, ExpressNews.com, "As Spurs look for defensive makeover, DeMarre Carroll sits in style," 21 Nov. 2019 He was described as a man wearing a green and white sweat suit. Julian Gill, Houston Chronicle, "Harris County constable deputy shot while working extra job in north Houston," 16 Oct. 2019 Before flying out, Jenner and friends all sported matching baby pink sweat suits. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Summer Vacation Never Looked Hotter Than Kylie Jenner in Turks and Caicos," 15 July 2019

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First Known Use of sweat suit

1930, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sweat suit was in 1930

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“Sweat suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweat%20suit. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of sweat suit

US : clothing that consists of a matching sweatshirt and sweatpants

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