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Clothes, such as pajamas or a nightgown, worn in bed. Also called nightclothes, nightdress, nightwear.


clothes worn for sleeping in



garments, as nightgowns or pajamas, worn for sleeping or at bedtime.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sleepwear - garments designed to be worn in bedsleepwear - garments designed to be worn in bed
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
nightdress, nightgown, nightie, night-robe, gown - lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women
nightshirt - nightclothes worn by men
jammies, pj's, pyjama, pajama - (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers


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