slumber party
noun Date: 1925 an overnight gathering especially of teenage girls usually at one of their homes

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  • slumber party — slumber parties N COUNT A slumber party is an occasion when a group of young friends spend the night together at the home of one of the group. [AM] …   English dictionary

  • slumber party — slumber .party n AmE a children s party when a group of children sleep at one child s house …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slumber party — slumber ,party noun count an occasion when a group of children all sleep at the house of one child: SLEEPOVER, PAJAMA PARTY …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • slumber party — ☆ slumber party n. a house party at which young teenage girls, dressed in nightclothes, spend much of the night in talk, eating, games, etc …   English World dictionary

  • slumber party — noun an overnight party of girls who dress in nightclothes and pass the night talking • Hypernyms: ↑party * * * noun, pl ⋯ ties [count] US : a party where one or more people (usually girls) stay overnight at one person s house : ↑sleepover My 12… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Slumber Party — Infobox musical artist Name = Slumber Party Background = group or band Origin = Detroit, Michigan, USA Genre = Slow Core Noise rock Psychedelia Indie rock Years active = 1998 present Label = Kill Rock Stars Dulcitone Top Quality Rock Roll URL =… …   Wikipedia

  • slumber party — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms slumber party : singular slumber party plural slumber parties mainly American an occasion when a group of children all sleep at the house of one child …   English dictionary

  • slumber party — pyjama party, party where guests sleep at one s house (usually children) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slumber party — a social gathering typically of teenagers held at the home of one of them for the purpose of sleeping there overnight. Also called pajama party. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • slumber party — noun a party where everyone is dressed in pyjamas, or otherwise dressed for bed …   Wiktionary

  • slumber party — noun N. Amer. a party, typically for teenage girls, in which all the guests stay overnight …   English new terms dictionary

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