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dressing gown

noun [C] uk   us  
a loose piece of clothing like a coat, worn informally inside the house, especially before getting dressed in the morning or after getting undressed in the evening
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Translations of “dressing gown”
in Korean 실내복, 가운…
in Arabic روب, دِثار…
in Portuguese penhoar, robe…
in Catalan bata…
in Japanese (寝巻きの上に着る)ガウン…
in Italian vestaglia…
in Chinese (Traditional) (室內穿的長而寬鬆的)晨衣,浴袍…
in Russian халат…
in Turkish sabahlık, robdöşambır…
in Chinese (Simplified) (室内穿的长而宽松的)晨衣,浴袍…
in Polish szlafrok…
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