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pl.n. Informal

[Shortening and alteration of pajamas, pl. of pajama.]


pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) slang pyjamas


(ˈdʒæm iz)

n. (used with a pl. v.) Informal.
[1970–75; jam- (shortening of pajamas) + -ie]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jammies - (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or loungingjammies - (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers
nightclothes, nightwear, sleepwear - garments designed to be worn in bed
sleeper - pajamas with feet; worn by children
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Floral pyjamas, PS20 @ Tesco Pink fluffy slippers, PS5 @ M&Co ADD a touch of glam to bedtime with these silky jammies from Figleaves.
Thank you so much #burtsbeesbaby @burtsbeesbaby #bbbfamjams for the most amazing collection of family jammies ever and i am obsessed with the plaid
You could put on loose jammies, and in all black, you would look like a high-end fashionista.
Night feeds wiped me and I was on maternity so could veg and rest in jammies during the day, couldn't have put on work clothes and sat at a desk.
KICK OUT THE JAMMIES DOLCE & GABBANA are known for their sexed-up, flesh-baring frocks, and while there was no shortage of those on the SS16 catwalk, there were also some very demure designs, including three pairs of floral pyjamaesque sets and a stripey kaftan, almost certainly inspired by a Victorian nightshirt.
I'll have a shower, get in my jammies and watch some TV.
Realtor Mara Navaretta and her agency, Homes By Mara Realty in Syosset, helped lift the spirits of children suffering chronic illness in hospitals over the holidays through their participation in non-profit The Ashley Wade Foundation's Jakes Jammies pajama drive.
Back then jammies, which were often worn outdoors, were a hugely popular fashion attire with sales exceeding PS500m a year.
People's Trust Federal Credit Union got creative by hosting a Santa, Selfies and Jammies event to help get locals in the holiday spirit.
And if she gets changed into jammies, how does she do it?
The panel of judges are well-known South African storytellers Jammies Jamneck, Nico Nel und Arno van Zyl.
Alisa was the voice for the recurring role on the Disney channel's critically acclaimed animated series The Proud Family as the bossy, but oh so loveable "La Cienega Boulevardes," as well as her newest animation project titled Da Jammies as Momo.