trouser suit

noun

chiefly British

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 Elle King was resplendent in a red bell-bottom trouser suit with swinging bell sleeves and an ultra-wide brim hat to match. Leanne Italie, ajc, 4 Apr. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1939, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of trouser suit was in 1939

Dictionary Entries Near trouser suit

Cite this Entry

“Trouser suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trouser%20suit. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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