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pyjamasnoun [plural]

UK (US pajamas) uk   us   /pɪˈdʒɑː.məz/
B2 mainly UK soft, ​looseclothing that is ​worn in ​bed and consists of ​trousers and a ​type of ​shirt: I need a new pair of pyjamas.
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(Definition of pyjamas from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pyjamas”
in Korean 파자마…
in Arabic بيجاما…
in Malaysian pijama…
in French pyjama…
in Russian пижама…
in Chinese (Traditional) 睡衣褲, (某些亞洲國家人所穿的)束腰寬鬆褲…
in Italian pigiama…
in Turkish pijama…
in Polish piżama…
in Spanish pijama…
in Vietnamese bộ đồ ngủ…
in Portuguese pijama…
in Thai เสื้อกางเกงชุดนอนเข้าชุดกัน…
in German der Schlafanzug…
in Catalan pijama…
in Japanese パジャマ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 睡衣裤, (某些亚洲国家人所穿的)束腰宽松裤…
in Indonesian piyama…
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