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dungarees Explained

dungarees at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [plural] [Date: 1600-1700; Language: Hindi; Origin: dugri 'heavy cotton cloth']//
1 BrE loose trousers that have a square piece of cloth that covers your chest, and long thin pieces that fasten over your shoulders: American Equivalent: overalls//
2 AmE old-fashioned heavy cotton trousers used for working in: jeans//

dungarees at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

40 Moby Thesaurus words for "dungarees":
Bermuda shorts, Capri pants, bags, bells, bloomers, blue jeans,
breeks, buckskins, chivarras, clam diggers, cords, corduroys,
culottes, denims, drawers, flannels, hot pants, jeans, jodhpurs,
knee breeches, knickerbockers, knickers, overalls, pajamas,
pantalets, pantaloons, peg pants, pegtops, plus-fours, rompers,
sacks, shintiyan, shorts, slacks, smallclothes, tights, trews,
trunks, tweeds, whites

dungarees at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [pl.]

1 (BrE) (AmE overalls, bib overalls) a piece of clothing that consists of trousers/pants with an extra piece of fabric covering the chest, held up by straps over the shoulders:
a pair of dungarees * His dungarees were covered in grease.

2 (AmE) heavy cotton trousers/pants for working in

dungarees at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [pl.]

1 (BrE) (AmE overalls, bib overalls) a piece of clothing that consists of trousers/pants with an extra piece of fabric covering the chest, held up by straps over the shoulders:
a pair of dungarees * His dungarees were covered in grease.

2 (AmE) heavy cotton trousers/pants for working in

dungarees at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: was wotd » 2009|June|23

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » hi. Inter: attention » hi

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK|US Inter: IPA » /ˌdʌŋ.ɡəˈɹiːz/

Noun

Inter: en-plural noun » sg=dungaree
  • Heavy denim pants or overalls, worn especially as work clothing.
    1. : Helen donned a pair of faded dungarees and grabbed her knapsack before rushing off to school.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » heavy denim pants blue jeans, denims, jeans

      Related terms

      * dungaree

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » heavy denim pants or overalls

  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|mico
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|montérky|f|p Inter: qualifier » bib overalls
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|tuinbroek, Inter: t- » nl|grove kleren
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|haalarihousut, Inter: t- » fi|haalarit
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|salopette|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Latzhose
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|tuta

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Norwegian: dongeribukse Inter: m » f Inter: sense » pants
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|macacão
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|salopetă de stambă
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|briogais-biob|f Inter: qualifier » bib overalls
    • Spanish: braga {{f}} Inter: qualifier » Venezuela, jardinera {{f}} Inter: qualifier » Chile, mameluco {{m}} Inter: qualifier » Argentina, pantalón de peto {{m}} Inter: qualifier » Spain, Inter: t+ » es|mono
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|snickarbyxor


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Anagrams

    * underages
  • ungreased

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