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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lingerie mean? 

  The noun LINGERIE has 1 sense:

1. women's underwear and nightclothes

  Familiarity information: LINGERIE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


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Women's underwear and nightclothes

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects


intimate apparel; lingerie

Hypernyms ("lingerie" is a kind of...):

underclothes; underclothing; underwear (undergarment worn next to the skin and under the outer garments)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "lingerie"):

gown; night-robe; nightdress; nightgown; nightie (lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women)

undies (women's underwear)

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