sailor suit

`sailor ,suit noun count
a suit for children that looks like a sailor's uniform

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • sailor suit — n a blue and white suit that looks like an old fashioned sailor s uniform, worn by small boys …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Sailor suit — Prince Albert Edward (The future Edward VII of the United Kingdom) in a sailor suit, by Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1846 A sailor suit is a uniform traditionally worn by enlisted seamen in the navy, and other government funded sea services. It… …   Wikipedia

  • sailor suit — noun a boy s ensemble; copied from a sailor s uniform • Hypernyms: ↑ensemble * * * noun, pl ⋯ suits [count] : a suit especially for a child that looks like an old fashioned sailor s uniform * * * ˈsailor suit [sailor suit] noun a suit fo …   Useful english dictionary

  • sailor suit — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms sailor suit : singular sailor suit plural sailor suits a suit for children that looks like a sailor s uniform …   English dictionary

  • Sailor suit — Sailor fuku Jeunes lycéennes japonaises en sailor fuku Sailor fuku (セーラー服, sērā fuku …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sailor suit — noun (C) a blue and white suit that looks like an old fashioned sailor s uniform, worn by children …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sailor suit — /ˈseɪlə sut/ (say sayluh sooht) noun a suit in imitation of a sailor s uniform, formerly much worn by children …   Australian English dictionary

  • sailor suit — n. child s outfit that resembles a sailor s uniform …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sailor suit — noun a suit of blue and white material resembling the dress uniform of an ordinary seaman, especially as fashionable dress for young boys during the 19th century …   English new terms dictionary

  • sailor suit — noun The uniform traditionally worn by enlisted seamen, later a popular clothing style for children …   Wiktionary

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