dressing gown


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dressing gown

n.
A robe worn for lounging or before dressing.

dressing gown

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a full robe worn before dressing or for lounging

dress′ing gown`


n.
a robe worn while lounging, resting, applying makeup, etc.
[1770–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dressing gown - a robe worn before dressing or while loungingdressing gown - a robe worn before dressing or while lounging
robe - any loose flowing garment
Translations
župan
morgenkåbe
aamutakki
kućna haljina
ドレッシングガウン
화장복
domača halja
morgonrock
เสื้อคลุม
áo ngủ choàng

dressing gown

n (Brit) → vestaglia, veste f da camera

dressing gown

رُوب الـحَمَّام župan morgenkåbe Morgenmantel ρόμπα bata aamutakki robe de chambre kućna haljina vestaglia ドレッシングガウン 화장복 ochtendjas morgenkåpe szlafrok roupão халат morgonrock เสื้อคลุม sabahlık áo ngủ choàng 晨衣
References in classic literature ?
When Prince Andrew entered the study the old man in his old-age spectacles and white dressing gown, in which he received no one but his son, sat at the table writing.
asked both princesses when they saw for a moment at the door Prince Andrew and the figure of the old man in a white dressing gown, spectacled and wigless, shouting in an angry voice.
Hardly had Prince Andrew gone when the study door opened quickly and the stern figure of the old man in the white dressing gown looked out.
She just sat in her dressing gown by her bedroom fire, with her head sunk in her hands.
But, by bad luck, he was in his dressing gown and had left it in the bedroom last night.
Val Windsor, 56, and her daughter Michelle Green, 33, built and dressed a "typical Scouse woman", with eyelashes, rollers, a wig and dressing gown.
VICTORIA Beckham looks super-stylish as she heads to a fashion show in Paris although some comedians might compare her dress to a Paisley-print dressing gown once worn by Seventies comic Dick Emery.
30pm on a weekday, and I'm still in my dressing gown, wondering whether I should take a nap.
Dressing gown, PS16; slip, PS12 This matching pyjama set, with its subtle print, is silky soft and oozes luxury.
Gaga, 29, wore a PVC bra and pants, ripped fishnets and huge platforms, topped off with a silk dressing gown.
RED SILK DRESSING GOWN (WITH NIGHTIE SET) PS45 BOUX AVENUE; LEOPARD PRINT BRA PS50 AND PANTS PS28 AGENT PROVOCATEUR @ HOUSE OF FRASER