\ ˈtägz How to pronounce togs (audio) , ˈtȯgz \

Definition of togs

: clothing especially : a set of clothes and accessories for a specified use riding togs

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Examples of togs in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Trees-and-togs Instagram pages like @unownedspaces, @114.Index and @Organiclab.zip have over 200,000 followers combined. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "Gorpcore: How Arc’teryx Parkas and Salomon Hiking Boots Became High Fashion," 2 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of togs

1779, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for togs

plural of English slang tog coat, short for obsolete English argot togeman, togman

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7 Jan 2021

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“Togs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/togs. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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