dressing gown - definition in the Learner's Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “dressing gown”

See all translations

dressing gown

noun [C]
 
mainly UK ( US robe)
a piece of clothing, like a long coat, that you wear at home when you are not dressedNightwear
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…
(Definition of dressing gown from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “dressing gown” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cup tie

a game between two teams trying to win a cup (= prize), especially in football

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More