sweater

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noun sweat·er \ˈswe-tər\

Definition of sweater

  1. 1 :  one that sweats or causes sweating

  2. 2a :  a knitted or crocheted jacket or pulloverb :  a heavy jersey worn in ice hockey

15th Century

First Known Use of sweater

15th century


SWEATER Defined for English Language Learners

sweater

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noun sweat·er \ˈswe-tər\

Definition of sweater for English Language Learners

  • : one that is put on by pulling it over your head

  • : one that opens like a jacket and that is fastened in the front with buttons or a zipper


SWEATER Defined for Kids

sweater

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noun sweat·er \ˈswe-tər\

Definition of sweater for Students

  1. :  a knitted or crocheted piece of clothing for the upper body



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