long johns Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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long johnsnoun [plural]

uk   us   (US also long underwear)
underwear with ​longlegs, ​worn under ​yourouterclothes to ​keep you ​warm
(Definition of long johns from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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long johnsplural noun

 us   /ˈlɔŋ ˌdʒɑnz/ (also long underwear)
warm, tight-fitting underwear ​reaching to the ​feet and ​hands
(Definition of long johns from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “long johns”
in Chinese (Simplified) 衬裤,秋裤…
in Chinese (Traditional) 襯褲,秋褲…
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