layette


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lay·ette

 (lā-ĕt′)
n.
A set of clothing and bedding for a newborn child.

[French, from Old French, chest of drawers, diminutive of laie, box, from Middle Dutch laeye.]

layette

(leɪˈɛt)
n
a complete set of articles, including clothing, bedclothes, and other accessories, for a newborn baby
[C19: from French, from Old French, from laie, from Middle Dutch laege box]

lay•ette

(leɪˈɛt)

n.
an outfit of clothing, bedding, etc., for a newborn baby.
[1830–40; < French; Middle French laiete small coffer]

Layette

 an outfit and toilet materials for a baby or young child, 1874.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.layette - kit consisting of a complete outfit (clothing and accessories) for a new baby
kit, outfit - gear consisting of a set of articles or tools for a specified purpose
Translations

layette

[leɪˈet] Ncanastilla f, ajuar m

layette

[leɪˈɛt] nlayette f

layette

layette

[leɪˈɛt] ncorredino (per neonato)
References in classic literature ?
A graceful cradle of willow, with all its dainty furbishings, was laid upon the pyre, which had already been fed with the richness of a priceless layette.
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Some may get down to the business of planning for their son or daughter, as the case may be, and prepare an appropriate layette in stereotypical blue or pink or book a seat in the "best" girls' or boys' school or arm themselves with a long list of gender-specific names.
A new nursery brand encompassing decor, bedding, bath and layette, and the addition of Casper brand mattresses and bedding mark Targets latest launches.
With their brand new layette collection, this steeped-in-tradition company has combined their beautiful smocked and embroidered trademarks with baby-friendly functionality to create items for everyday comfort and enjoyment
At trial there is a surprising disclosure, that Rosalie had carefully prepared a layette anticipating the birth of a singleton: when twins are born, as the girl explains at trial, she was overwhelmed by the impossibility of raising two children: "Deux enfants
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While we are in the subject on the 2nd March 2014 news reports indicated that the gallant Darfuri freedom fighters' movements carried out a coordinated simultaneous attack and captured the two towns of Haskaneeta and Layette Jar-el-Nabi in Eastern Darfur region.
For its part, Green Babies has been at the forefront of the natural and organic children's care movement since 1994, offering certified organic cotton layette and clothing, wooden toys, and two natural parenting books, Green Babies, Sage Moms and Green Kids, Sage Families (NAL Penguin).
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WIN tickets to The Baby Show at the NEC and a huddle & bliss layette, containing all the clothes you need for your newborn tot.