track·​suit | \ˈtrak-ˌsüt \

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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For example, individuals with physical impairment often wear tracksuits for comfort and thus suffer from double discrimination: firstly, because of their disability, and secondly, because of the way they are dressed. Lauren Sharkey, The Cut, "Fashion Psychology Now Has Its Own Magazine," 11 May 2018 Reebok Aztrek, $90 For her own tracksuit look, Cardi has chosen the classic Aztrek sneaker silhouette in white, red, and black. Leah Prinzivalli, SELF, "Cardi B Partnered With Reebok—Here Are 6 Ways to Get Her Throwback '90s Look," 9 Nov. 2018 The collection also includes a tracksuit, sports bra, leggings and, of course, a dickey in each print. Lane Florsheim, WSJ, "Veronica Beard Hits the Gym in a New Collaboration With Bandier," 1 Nov. 2018 The Quantico star skipped a tracksuit or yoga pants or a hoodie for the cross-Atlantic trip, and instead donned a Saville Row-worthy plaid blazer, khaki trousers, a green turtleneck, and white heeled booties for her flight. Kerry Pieri, Harper's BAZAAR, "Is Priyanka Headed to the Other Royal Wedding?," 11 Oct. 2018 Fall celebrated the tracksuit, with new twists in the way of chiffons and sequins added in a bid to make things wearable for today, Mizrahi explained. Kari Hamanaka | Wwd,, "Juicy Couture track collection boasts major bling courtesy of Swarovski," 29 Mar. 2018 Nu-metal had its own fashion sense, through Korn’s trademark Adidas tracksuits, but Orgy’s music itself felt like a fashion statement. Richard S. He, Billboard, "August 18, 1998: Korn, Kid Rock, Orgy & The Biggest Day in Nu-Metal History," 30 May 2018 Nokia’s outfits are reason enough to watch the video, though the ravers dancing at her side have some pretty wild looks of their own: think, neon green cargo pants, sporty tracksuits, metallic silver puffer jackets, and even a Teletubbies backpack. Rachel Hahn, Vogue, "Princess Nokia’s New Music Video Is a Tribute to Cybergoth Raver Style," 13 July 2018 Kylie Jenner is slowly ditching the baggy sweatshirts and comfy tracksuits that dominated her pregnancy style in favor of flaunting her post-baby body. Stephanie Petit,, "Kylie Jenner Shows Off Her Post-Baby Body 7 Weeks After Giving Birth to Daughter Stormi," 25 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of tracksuit

1922, in the meaning defined above

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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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