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night·wear

 (nīt′wâr′)
n.
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nightwear

(ˈnaɪtˌwɛə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) apparel worn in bed or before retiring to bed; pyjamas, nightdress, dressing gown, etc
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nightwear - garments designed to be worn in bednightwear - 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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Translations

nightwear

[ˈnaɪtwɛəʳ] Nropa f de dormir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

nightwear

[ˈnaɪtwɛər] nvêtements mpl de nuit
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

nightwear

[ˈnaɪtˌwɛəʳ] nindumenti mpl per la notte
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TVM Fashion Lab has been confirmed as licensee for daywear and outerwear; TDP Textiles Ltd and Akyroyd and Sons Ltd is licensed for nightwear, underwear and swimwear; Somerbond will introduce a range of adult nightwear; and RH Smith & Son Ltd is the licensee for dress up products.
Had a man complained about his wife's nightwear, there would have been uproar that he wanted to dictate how she should dress in bed.
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