pajamas pyjamas

Definitions

  • 1) Loose-fitting trousers worn by both sexes in various southern Asian countries including India.
  • 2) Clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in, usually consisting of a loose-fitting shirt and pants/trousers.
  • 3) 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.

Definitions

  • 1) chiefly British Clothes for wearing to bed and sleeping in, usually consisting of a loose-fitting jacket and trousers.
  • 2) Loose-fitting trousers worn in the Far East by both sexes.
  • 3) Sameaspajamas.
  • 4) 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.

Examples

  • 1) When he came downstairs he had swapped his silk pajamas for slacks and an open-necked shirt, crisp and clean as always.
  • 2) I fire against dark silhouettes in black pajamas, faceless ghosts.
  • 3) The noise and commotion woke up many of the neighbors, who came in pajamas to their windows and doors to watch the spectacle.
  • 4) I liked the way the real people lived in pajamas and/or sweats, since they spent most of their time lying on couches driving their surrogates.
  • 5) Well, the tape came off, and before I got around to replacing it, I was, as one does, performing my ceremonial functions (barefoot and in pajamas: must get slippers for next year) when I absentmindedly pivoted on my left foot.
  • 6) In the pictures, which were reportedly taken last year and published online by thecrushgirls. com, Farenthold is dressed in pajamas featuring a yellow ducky design.
  • 7) Jim and Mark have Batman and Robin pajamas that are TOTALLY different ...
  • 8) When spills, tears and clothing changes are book-ended by meal preparation and clean up, sometimes getting out of your pajamas is truly not an option, let alone tending to housework or other obligations.
  • 9) Mulhall, an Englishman, were still in pajamas, their naked feet thrust into
  • 10) I am puzzled as to how a man who dry cleans his entire wardrobe, a woman who spends most of her time in pajamas, and two small children can create 20+ loads of laundry per week.
  • 11) With my oldest (3.5 yrs) I pushed his independence, wanted him to just grow up already, even down to putting him in pajamas at a year instead of a sleeper.
  • 12) ‘Slowly he undid his pyjama jacket and dropped his pyjama trousers down around his ankles.’
  • 13) ‘Other highlights include PVC dresses, lace dresses, gold pyjama trousers and chiffon tops.’
  • 14) ‘He said that he had not dressed properly but had been wearing slippers, trousers, a vest and pyjama jacket about the house.’
  • 15) ‘She saw she was wearing a pair of pyjama trousers and a pyjama t-shirt.’
  • 16) ‘He looked at her in her cow print pajama bottoms and sweat jacket.’
  • 17) ‘Beth hastily pulled on her nightdress, while Louis frantically rummaged around for his pyjama trousers.’
  • 18) ‘He'd already knelt down next to Jake, rolled his pyjama trousers up and put an ice pack over his knee.’
  • 19) ‘He was lying on his back, wearing only his blue pyjama trousers.’
  • 20) ‘Six months before, Lord Elgin had allowed me to try on James Bruce's scarlet pyjama trousers.’
  • 21) ‘It's now been several weeks since I've had to lock him in his room for failing to put a crease in my pyjama trousers.’
  • 22) ‘His pajama trousers are simple black sweats that are a little long even on him; he's standing on the bottoms.’
  • 23) ‘I stripped off my dress and pulled on a pair of pyjama bottoms and a vest, before climbing into bed.’
  • 24) ‘Walking to the bed I grabbed a pair of blue plaid pajama bottoms, slipped them on then pulled a white t-shirt over my head.’
  • 25) ‘He shed his pajama bottoms and pulled on a pair of pants over his boxers.’
  • 26) ‘Personally I think the jackets look like pyjama coats, but they are not my cuppa.’
  • 27) ‘Nobody's strolling by with trunks full of smoking jackets and silk pyjamas!’
  • 28) ‘Out of the dryer, he pulled out a pair of boxers and pajama bottoms.’
  • 29) ‘I washed up, brushed my teeth, pulled on my pajama bottoms despite the warm breeze trickling through my open window.’
  • 30) ‘She pulled on her pajama bottoms, and then her top, went to her bed, got in under the sheets and pulled them up over herself.’
  • 31) ‘He finished toweling himself dry and pulled on the pajama bottoms that Dawn gave him the first night.’
  • 32) ‘Both men and women also wear a kurta, a long tunic-like shirt, and pyjamas, loose baggy trousers.’
  • 33) ‘A draw-string allowed the pyjamas to comfortably embrace a great girth, and also to drop at a moments notice.’
  • 34) ‘Variants of trousers like pajamas and shalwar were worn in the northern plains of Indo-Iran.’
  • 35) ‘I put everything except for a pair of the pyjamas and the underwear into my closet.’
  • 36) ‘Dressed now in a pair of Capri pajamas and a tank top she went back to the stove and put the noodles in the water.’
  • 37) ‘At the Indian counter, a combination of kurta pyjamas with and without jackets is available.’

Examples

  • 1) We saw prisoners in the striped pyjamas.
  • 2) All you need is pyjamas and a bed to join in.
  • 3) The Extras actor tweeted this snap of himself wearing the pyjamas yesterday.
  • 4) Whether it is wearing your pyjamas to school or doing something crazy with your hair, get involved.
  • 5) I tried some silk pyjamas and felt rather silly.
  • 6) They left by car and on foot, some still in the pyjamas they were wearing when the earthquake struck.
  • 7) When it is cold I am wearing the flannel pyjamas.
  • 8) Last night, I forgot to wear the pyjamas.
  • 9) Well, then let me introduce you to my lovely (hideous) penguin pyjamas (try hard not to dream about me).
  • 10) At the wheel of his Jaguar, still dressed in pyjamas, Gordon hurtled down the A12.
  • 11) When we're not sensually crumbling a Flake, enjoying some feminine "me-time", we're heartbroken in pyjamas, spooning chocolate ice cream into our communal mouths.
  • 12) pyjamas – Canadian winters demand warm pyjamas, and I do believe the penguin pyjamas that my husband so romantically picked up for me last year, are now past their prime.
  • 13) Merely in pyjamas I headed for the poop, Possum wailing dismally at my desertion.
  • 14) I love the days I can sloth about in pyjamas and not leave the house, and being sick is a brilliant excuse.
  • 15) Spending the day in pyjamas and slippers can give your mind the message that you are going to be casual, and your job suffers from a casual approach all day.
  • 16) Everyone hates Zope ... poor Jim Fulton pyjamas is very interesting
  • 17) ‘Slowly he undid his pyjama jacket and dropped his pyjama trousers down around his ankles.’
  • 18) ‘Other highlights include PVC dresses, lace dresses, gold pyjama trousers and chiffon tops.’
  • 19) ‘He said that he had not dressed properly but had been wearing slippers, trousers, a vest and pyjama jacket about the house.’
  • 20) ‘She saw she was wearing a pair of pyjama trousers and a pyjama t-shirt.’
  • 21) ‘He looked at her in her cow print pajama bottoms and sweat jacket.’
  • 22) ‘Beth hastily pulled on her nightdress, while Louis frantically rummaged around for his pyjama trousers.’
  • 23) ‘He'd already knelt down next to Jake, rolled his pyjama trousers up and put an ice pack over his knee.’
  • 24) ‘He was lying on his back, wearing only his blue pyjama trousers.’
  • 25) ‘Six months before, Lord Elgin had allowed me to try on James Bruce's scarlet pyjama trousers.’
  • 26) ‘It's now been several weeks since I've had to lock him in his room for failing to put a crease in my pyjama trousers.’
  • 27) ‘His pajama trousers are simple black sweats that are a little long even on him; he's standing on the bottoms.’
  • 28) ‘I stripped off my dress and pulled on a pair of pyjama bottoms and a vest, before climbing into bed.’
  • 29) ‘Walking to the bed I grabbed a pair of blue plaid pajama bottoms, slipped them on then pulled a white t-shirt over my head.’
  • 30) ‘He shed his pajama bottoms and pulled on a pair of pants over his boxers.’
  • 31) ‘Personally I think the jackets look like pyjama coats, but they are not my cuppa.’
  • 32) ‘Nobody's strolling by with trunks full of smoking jackets and silk pyjamas!’
  • 33) ‘Out of the dryer, he pulled out a pair of boxers and pajama bottoms.’
  • 34) ‘I washed up, brushed my teeth, pulled on my pajama bottoms despite the warm breeze trickling through my open window.’
  • 35) ‘She pulled on her pajama bottoms, and then her top, went to her bed, got in under the sheets and pulled them up over herself.’
  • 36) ‘He finished toweling himself dry and pulled on the pajama bottoms that Dawn gave him the first night.’
  • 37) ‘Both men and women also wear a kurta, a long tunic-like shirt, and pyjamas, loose baggy trousers.’
  • 38) ‘A draw-string allowed the pyjamas to comfortably embrace a great girth, and also to drop at a moments notice.’
  • 39) ‘Variants of trousers like pajamas and shalwar were worn in the northern plains of Indo-Iran.’
  • 40) ‘I put everything except for a pair of the pyjamas and the underwear into my closet.’
  • 41) ‘Dressed now in a pair of Capri pajamas and a tank top she went back to the stove and put the noodles in the water.’
  • 42) ‘At the Indian counter, a combination of kurta pyjamas with and without jackets is available.’
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