sweat suit

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or sweat suit  (swĕt′so͞ot′)
A two-piece outfit consisting of a sweatshirt and sweatpants, usually worn for exercise.

sweat suit

1. (Clothing & Fashion) a suit worn by athletes for training comprising knitted cotton trousers fitting closely at the ankle and a light cotton sweater

sweat′ suit`

an outfit consisting of sweatpants and a sweatshirt or matching jacket.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sweat suit - garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirtsweat suit - garment consisting of sweat pants and a sweatshirt
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
sweat pants, sweatpants - loose-fitting trousers with elastic cuffs; worn by athletes
sweatshirt - cotton knit pullover with long sleeves worn during athletic activity
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Five days removed from his fourth defense of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight throne against Israel Gonzalez of Mexico, Ancajas donned a black sweat suit, a thick hoodie and another track apparel in the last 15 minutes of the hour-long workout.
I step from the scale, pull on a dry sweat suit, and walk into the gym with my bag.
v=SVsiAwKOCHU#action=share) new trailer released by The CW called "No Boundaries," Rafael's ex-wife Petra (Yael Grobglas), who appeared unkempt complete with dishevelled hair and a sweat suit, confronts Jane and asks: "You're telling me you're a hundred percent over Rafael?
I can't just put on a sweat suit and run to the shopping mall," he joked.
The girl was seen wearing a sweat suit and sandals in the cold weather while using a pay phone at a train station in Tokyo.
An elderly lady in a sweat suit is walking on a suburban sidewalk with a fluffy white "animal" on a leash.
I'm fairly convinced she's in an underground bunker, wearing a sweat suit while strapped to a toning table, screeching: "Squeeze me a guava juice.
Ali - who is trained by the renowned Dai Gardner in Gelligaer - spent four days training in a sweat suit to boil down to 115lbs and secure the biggest pay day of his 10-fight pro career.
IF you can cast your mind back to the mid 1950s-1970 when you made the decision that you wanted to get fit or lose weight, the likely hood is you would have either taken up a sport or gone jogging, you may have even bought a head band or sweat suit to pass time.
Their father recalled the loving wife who seemed to live in her pink sweat suit.
He stormed into a lead against Watson but having ran eight miles in a sweat suit, on two separate occasions, on the day of the weigh-in, his legs were taken away on fight night.
The fear factor escalates with the aptly named Electric Avenue, which sees all of the team running a gauntlet of suspended stun guns and cattle prods, before the truly repulsive Sweat Suit Cocktail, which invites Steve-O to drink perspiration collected from the body of one of his brothers in mischief.