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lin·ge·rie

 (län′zhə-rā′, län′zhə-rē, lăN-zhə-rē′)
n.
1. Women's undergarments or sleepwear, especially when designed to be visually or sexually alluring.
2. Archaic Linen articles, especially garments.

[French, from Old French, from linge, linen, from Latin līneus, made of linen, from līnum, flax; see lī̆no- in Indo-European roots.]

lingerie

(ˈlænʒərɪ)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) women's underwear and nightwear
2. archaic linen goods collectively
[C19: from French, from linge, from Latin līneus linen, from līnum flax]

lin•ge•rie

(ˌlɑn ʒəˈreɪ, -ˈri, ˌlɛ̃-, ˈlæn ʒəˌri, -dʒə-)

n.
1. underwear, sleepwear, and other items of intimate apparel worn by women.
2. Archaic. linen goods in general.
[1825–35; < French, = Middle French linge linen (< Latin līneus of flax; see line1) + -erie -ery]

lingerie

- Entered English meaning "linen articles collectively," from French linge, "linen."
See also related terms for linen.

Lingerie

 linen articles collectively; now chiefly the underclothes of women, 1835.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lingerie - women's underwear and nightclotheslingerie - women's underwear and nightclothes  
nightdress, nightgown, nightie, night-robe, gown - lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women
underclothes, underclothing, underwear - undergarment worn next to the skin and under the outer garments
undies - women's underwear

lingerie

noun women's underwear, undies (informal), frillies (informal), women's undergarments, smalls (informal), women's underclothes, women's nightclothes She was clad in satin lingerie.
Translations
مَلابِس النِّساء الداخِلِيَّهمَلَابِسٌ تَـحْتِيَةٌ
dámské prádlodámské spodní prádlo
lingeridameundertøj
naisten alus- ja yöasut
lingerielingerie fine
rublje
fehérneműnői fehérnemű
undirfatnaîur/náttföt kvenna
ランジェリー
란제리
moteriški apatiniai drabužiai/baltiniai
sieviešu veļa
bieliznaodzież nocna
dámska bielizeň
underkläder
ชุดชั้นในของสตรี
iç çamaşırıkadın iç çamaşırı
đồ lót phụ nữ

lingerie

[ˈlænʒəriː] Nlencería f, ropa f interior femenina

lingerie

[ˈlænʒəri] nlingerie f

lingerie

n(Damen)unterwäsche f

lingerie

[ˈlænʒəriː] nlingerie f inv, biancheria intima (femminile)

lingerie

(lӕːnʒəriː) noun
women's underwear.

lingerie

مَلَابِسٌ تَـحْتِيَةٌ dámské spodní prádlo lingeri Damenwäsche γυναικεία εσώρουχα lencería naisten alus- ja yöasut lingerie rublje biancheria intima ランジェリー 란제리 lingerie dameundertøy bielizna lingerie дамское белье underkläder ชุดชั้นในของสตรี iç çamaşırı đồ lót phụ nữ 女贴身内衣
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