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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes & fashion
sportswearsports‧wear /ˈspɔːtsweə $ ˈspɔːrtswer/ noun [uncountable]  1 DCclothes that you wear to play sports or when you are relaxing2 American EnglishDC clothes that are suitable for informal occasions syn casual clothes
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sportswearAlways known for their use of innovative fabrics, the pair are now concentrating on marrying active sportswear ideas to formal shapes.Shape too has some new imperatives: designers have learnt the vocabulary of active sportswear shapes.And fake sportswear ... how it's funding the drug dealers.Bill Blass's exuberant brocade evening suit, given a new dash by its sportswear cut. 9.Purple Label sportswear is filled with chocolate-colored suede trench coats, gray pinstriped cashmere slacks, cashmere sweaters and cashmere overcoats.Enterprising window dressers dressed up in ski outfits to set up a display of sportswear in this store.At times the wide-legged pants looked more like pajamas or lounge wear than sportswear.
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