nightclothes


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night·clothes

 (nīt′klōz′, -klōthz′)
pl.n.

nightclothes

(ˈnaɪtˌkləʊðz)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) clothes worn in bed

night•clothes

(ˈnaɪtˌkloʊz, -ˌkloʊðz)

n.pl.
garments for wearing in bed, as pajamas or nightgowns.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nightclothes - garments designed to be worn in bednightclothes - 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
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Translations

nightclothes

[ˈnaɪtˌkləʊðz] Nropa fsing de dormir

nightclothes

[ˈnaɪtkləʊðz] nplvêtements mpl de nuit

nightclothes

[ˈnaɪtˌkləʊðz] npl (pyjamas) → pigiama m; (nightdress) → camicia da notte
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When the teenage daughter of the owner heard him and went outside in her nightclothes, he accelerated, narrowly missing her, the Recorder said.