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negligee

noun
variants: also negligé

Synonyms of negligee

as in lingerie, nightie

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The first known use of negligee was in 1756

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“Negligee.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/negligee. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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