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Clothing, such as hats, coats, and gloves, for use outdoors.


(Clothing & Fashion) clothing that is not worn underneath other clothing


(ˈaʊ tərˌwɛər)

1. garments, as overcoats, worn over other clothing for warmth or protection outdoors.
2. clothing, as dresses, sweaters, or suits, worn over undergarments.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outerwear - clothing for use outdoorsouterwear - clothing for use outdoors    
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
robe, gown - outerwear consisting of a long flowing garment used for official or ceremonial occasions
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