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 Buy now: $90, adidas.com Dallas Track Top Archivio by Sergio Tacchini Embrace the timeless appeal of the tracksuit with this reproduction of the original Sergio Tacchini jacket, worn by tennis legend John McEnroe in the 1980s. Dan Q. Dao, Condé Nast Traveler, "Travel-Friendly Streetwear We're Shopping for Right Now," 18 May 2020 And though Juicy Couture has certainly become a household name for velour tracksuits, the plush set was preceded by styles conjured up by none other than Kimora Lee Simons’s Baby Phat empire. Shelby Hyde, Essence, "Early 2000's Fashion Trends That Were Made Popular By Black Culture," 17 Apr. 2020 According to its glowing reviews, the tracksuit is lightweight yet cozy and can be worn for everything from laying around on the couch to running errands on a lazy Sunday. Reviewed.com, "14 top-rated loungewear pieces perfect for staying home," 2 Apr. 2020 Evelyn was last seen wearing a pink tracksuit, pink shoes and a pink bow. Mariah Timms, USA TODAY, "Tennessee toddler Evelyn Boswell remains missing; mother arrested," 26 Feb. 2020 A week ago at Coachella, Bad Bunny also wore a black Murakami-style tracksuit by Moosvi inspired by the cotton candy colorways of Bape during the 2000s. Vogue, "The Internet’s Favorite Fashion Bootlegger Is Behind Bad Bunny and Billie Eilish’s Wild Concert Looks," 23 Apr. 2019 What’s more, her ability to wear a full athleisure tracksuit in the morning and totally glamourous metallic mini dress at night is inspirational. Casey Lewis, Teen Vogue, "Kylie Jenner's Fashion Evolution: See Her Best Outfits," 9 Aug. 2018 And that extends to Klum, who reveals that her current ensemble consists of a black Adidas tracksuit. Neha Prakash, Marie Claire, "Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum Are Just as Unfashionable as You When They WFH," 3 Apr. 2020 Next to Dewey, an older woman in an Adidas tracksuit pointed at the checkout lanes in the front of the store and muttered that not all of the workers were wearing gloves. Jason Fagone, SFChronicle.com, "Coronavirus leads to ‘an angel at my door’ in Marin County," 18 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of tracksuit

1922, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tracksuit was in 1922

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6 Jun 2020

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“Tracksuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracksuit. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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tracksuit

noun
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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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