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Pajamas vs. Pyjamas

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Pajamasnoun

Clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in, usually consisting of a loose-fitting shirt and pants/trousers.

Pyjamasnoun

standard spelling of pajamas|from=British spellingclothes for sleeping in.

Pajamasnoun

Loose-fitting trousers worn by both sexes in various southern Asian countries including India.

Pyjamasnoun

standard spelling of pajamas|from=British spellingloose trousers worn by men and women in the Far East.

Pajamas

Originally, in India, loose drawers or trousers, such as those worn, tied about the waist, by Mohammedan men and women; by extension, a similar garment adopted among Europeans, Americans, etc., for wear in the dressing room and during sleep; also, a suit consisting of drawers and a loose upper garment for such wear.

Pyjamas

A garment, similar to the Oriental pyjama (which see), adopted among Europeans, Americans, and other Occidentals, for wear in the dressing room and during sleep; also, a suit of drawers and blouse for such wear.

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Pajamasnoun

loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers

Pyjamasnoun

lightweight trousers worn in various Eastern countries

Pajamasnoun

lightweight trousers worn in various Eastern countries

Pyjamasnoun

loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers

Pajamas

Pajamas (US) or pyjamas (Commonwealth) (), sometimes shortened to PJs, jammies, or Jim-jams, are several related types of clothing originating from South Asia. Adopted in the Western world, pajamas are soft, warm, and traditionally loose garments derived from the Indian and Persian bottom-wear, the pyjamas.

Pyjamasnoun

a loose-fitting jacket and trousers for sleeping in

‘a pair of pyjamas’; ‘pyjama trousers’;

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Pyjamasnoun

any clothing suitable for wearing in bed

‘a picture of a baby in one-piece pyjamas’;

Pyjamasnoun

a pair of loose trousers tied by a drawstring around the waist, worn by both sexes in some Asian countries

‘he was attired in an off-white kurta, white pyjama, and red waistcoat’;

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