noun Date: 1908 a sports and play outfit for women or children that consists usually of a blouse and shorts

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  • playsuit — noun an all in one stretchy garment for a baby or very young child, covering the body, arms, and legs. ↘a women s all in one garment or matching set of garments …   English new terms dictionary

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