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

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Marking her first foray into athletic-wear, the first drop of Victoria Beckham x Reebok features sleek sports bras, tracksuits, and a turtleneck-esque sweatshirt that (sadly) sold out in less than 12 hours. Lauren Alexis Fisher, Harper's BAZAAR, "Victoria Beckham Was Her Own Muse for Her Reebok Collection," 24 Jan. 2019 The man of the hour, Drake, chose not one, but two looks for the evening, rocking both a Los Angeles basketball jersey over a T-shirt as well as a full navy blue tracksuit. Avery Matera, Teen Vogue, "Drake Gave Chanel Bags as Favors at His Birthday Party," 26 Oct. 2018 There were lots of hypebeast-y sneakers, layers of chains, and can’t-miss-em tracksuits that were all very nice, expensive, and predictable. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Drake’s Million Dollar Outfit Is His Latest Fashion Milestone," 4 Apr. 2019 With leggings aplenty and dressed up essentials including a lace tracksuit, the offerings skew comfortable, a must for new mom Williams. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "Serena Williams Brings Affordable Luxury to All Sizes With the Great Collection," 8 Dec. 2018 Recent collaborations have included a tracksuit designed by the model Adwoa Aboah and a pair of pants by a 14-year-old girl named Paloma whom Iris met while standing in line for the bathroom at a party. New York Times, "Why Work Wives Are the Future of Fashion," 7 Mar. 2018 Doria wore a low-key grey tracksuit and white sneakers for the flight. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, "Meghan Markle's Mom, Doria Ragland, Is Officially Back in Los Angeles After Her Latest Trip to the UK," 23 Sep. 2018 Miley served some serious looks on the show – from a low-cut Saint Laurent cocktail dress, to a black ruffle tulle moment, and a totally unzipped sequin Gucci men's tracksuit. Isabel Greenberg, Harper's BAZAAR, "Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus Were So Cute Backstage at SNL," 17 Dec. 2018 Jenner is perfect for the role, rocking a pink tracksuit with a camcorder in hand, dancing in the audience. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kris Jenner is Regina George's Mom in Ariana Grande's "Thank U, Next" Music Video," 30 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of tracksuit

1922, in the meaning defined above

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tracksuit

noun

English Language Learners Definition of tracksuit

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

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