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pajamas

pa·jam·as

pajamas

 
pronunciation:
p ja mz [or] p jae mz
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part of speech: plural noun
definition 1: a set of loose-fitting jacket and pants worn for sleeping or lounging.
 
definition 2: loose-fitting trousers of cotton or silk worn by either sex in some Oriental countries.
derivation: pajamaed (adj.)
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Pajama comes from a Hindi word that means "leg clothing."
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