Also found in: Wikipedia.


Waterproof or water-resistant clothing worn as protection from rain.


(Clothing & Fashion) waterproof clothes designed to be worn when it is raining



waterproof or water-repellent clothing.


[ˈreɪnwɛəʳ] Nropa f para la lluvia, ropa f impermeable
References in periodicals archive ?
A NORTH EAST fashion designer who has worked for some of the biggest names in outdoor clothing is launching a new women's rainwear brand to meet growing demand.
Contract notice: Workwear (protective clothing, Rainwear and workwear)
I POPPED into Robertson rainwear in Ayr and was absolutely dismayed to hear it is closing in two weeks.
Founded in 1971, ML Kishigo is in the design and manufacture of premium industrial safety wear, including high-visibility and flame resistant vests, shirts, jackets, pants and rainwear.
A new and unique collection this year is the 'Rainwear Spirit,' a new approach to rainwear dressing that challenges students to create a non-traditional touch to celebrating rain.
Materials are divided into shiny and matte, including shiny crinkled lambskin, high-gloss coated rainwear and lambskin and shiny waxed cotton twill, as well as cotton satin, devore velvets and jacquards.
Didriksons all-year-round rainwear/Slaskeman Kids' set Keep the weather out whatever your kids fancy doing in the great outdoors this summer with Didriksons allyear-round rainwear.
The Panda K-Way has been designed in collaboration with rainwear label, K-Way.
SQUID KIDS COLOUR CHANGING RAINCOAT ON contact with rain the design of this raincoat, which is part of a colour-changing children's rainwear range, comes alive with contrasting colours.
The new multi-terrain rainwear also lacks pockets to stow maps and other vital equipment, or zips to access kit underneath.
Named after and built to tackle North America's toughest terrain, KUIU's rainwear is made in Canada from the finest, lightest, and most durable materials.
27 September 2013 a[euro]" US private equity firm MidOcean Partners is looking to sell umbrellas and rainwear maker Totes Isotoner Corp, which could fetch about USD500m (EUR369m), three informed sources told Reuters on Friday.