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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A heavy coarse durable cotton twill woven from colored yarns. (Plural)

Usage examples (37)
  • I can’t imagine laughing over the word dungarees ever again.
  • Some words which used to be common in American English have become uncommon: "dungarees," for example.
  • She still calls her jeans "dungarees" as if she had even once mucked out a horse stall.
  • Moore goes on to rail against other modern abominations like "dungarees" and "intendos," for more
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