tracksuit

noun
track·​suit | \ ˈtrak-ˌsüt How to pronounce tracksuit (audio) \

Definition of tracksuit

: a suit of clothing consisting usually of a jacket and pants that is often worn by athletes when working out

Examples of tracksuit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Aburahma has tied her hair up into a high ponytail and is dressed in an all-black tracksuit. Don Riddell, CNN, 2 June 2021 Sporting an Adidas tracksuit, the A-list mogul went with an unlikely pairing for footwear: thong sandals. Shelby Ying Hyde, Harper's BAZAAR, 14 Apr. 2021 For Shahidi, repping an iconic ensemble such as the Adidas tracksuit is about so much more than making a style statement. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, 11 May 2021 Rihanna, too, debuted a trucker hat recently, styling her Esso hat with an Adidas tracksuit, heeled Fenty flip flops, and a bowler bag from Prada’s collaboration with Adidas, while Gwen Stefani wore one to announce her engagement. Eliza Huber, refinery29.com, 30 Apr. 2021 British retailer End Clothing likewise saw a jump in tracksuit interest this past year. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, 27 Apr. 2021 Between rehearsals, Diddy, usually wearing a tracksuit and sunglasses, assigned the group members character-building tasks, one of which involved walking from Manhattan to Brooklyn to get him a wedge of cheesecake from Junior’s. Amanda Petrusich, The New Yorker, 19 Apr. 2021 Wearing a head to toe glossy gold tracksuit, with Timberland boots, J.Lo showed, once again, that activewear can be chic. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, 20 Dec. 2020 But the spiritual return of RHOD's Louis Vuitton Westcott, who haughtily assures Kameron (via animal communicator) that he'll never be replaced and gives her the green light to let Fanci inherit his Cavalli tracksuit, claims best in show. Mary Sollosi, EW.com, 17 Apr. 2021

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'tracksuit.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of tracksuit

1922, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About tracksuit

Time Traveler for tracksuit

Time Traveler

The first known use of tracksuit was in 1922

See more words from the same year

Statistics for tracksuit

Last Updated

7 Jun 2021

Cite this Entry

“Tracksuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracksuit. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for tracksuit

tracksuit

noun

English Language Learners Definition of tracksuit

: a pair of loose pants and a matching jacket that are worn especially during exercise

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Dog Breeds

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!