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English definition of “pinafore”

pinafore

noun [C] (LOOSE CLOTHING)    /ˈpɪn.ə.fɔːr/ US  /-fɔːr/ (informal pinny) UK
a piece of clothing worn by women over the front of other clothes to keep them clean while doing something dirty , especially cooking Protective clothing
(Definition of pinafore noun (LOOSE CLOTHING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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