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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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 James Rodriguez just came out in a tracksuit and sat in the first row near the Colombia. Andrew Das, New York Times, "England Shakes Its Shootout Curse and Saves Its World Cup," 5 July 2018 Kylie sat front row with boyfriend Travis Scott, the father of her 4-month-old daughter Stormi, in a bright highlighter yellow tracksuit. Peter Mikelbank,, "Kim Kardashian Returns to Paris for the First Time Since Robbery, Consoles a Crying Kanye West," 21 June 2018 That was the early 2000s, with Juicy Couture reigning supreme at the top of the velour tracksuit food chain. Anika Reed, USA TODAY, "The early '00s are back and you're going to want to stock up on tube tops and spaghetti straps," 1 May 2018 She's even upgraded the tracksuit, giving it a bolder and cooler feel with vibrant color-blocking. Chrissy Rutherford, Harper's BAZAAR, "This Australian Label is the Key to the New Model-Off-Duty Look," 21 Mar. 2018 Her singer beau dressed down in a navy tracksuit and a Yankee cap. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas Are Now Headed to Brazil Together," 29 June 2018 This year, though, as it’s done so many times recently, LVMH picked from the world of streetwear, crowning Japanese brand Doublet, a Travis Scott favorite that makes hoodies, tracksuits, and tees loaded up with graphics. Cam Wolf, GQ, "Streetwear Labels Can’t Stop Winning Fancy Fashion Awards," 7 June 2018 Kylie Jenner might be a new mom, but that hasn’t stopped her from flying her fashion flag, whether in Adidas tracksuits or Céline dresses. Edward Barsamian, Vogue, "Kylie Jenner Cradles Baby Stormi in Gucci Like a Superstar," 4 June 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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