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ˈnaɪtˌgaʊnnight·gown

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nightgown, gown, nightie, night-robe, nightdressnoun

    lingerie consisting of a loose dress designed to be worn in bed by women

Wiktionary

  1. nightgownnoun

    A garment mainly worn by women for sleeping in.

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  1. Nightgown

    A nightgown, nightie or nightdress is a loosely hanging item of nightwear, today almost exclusively worn by women. A nightgown is made from cotton, silk, satin, or nylon and may be decorated with lace appliqués or embroidery at the bust and hem.A nightgown may have any neckline, and may have sleeves of any type, or be sleeveless, and any shoulder strap or back style. The length of a nightgown may vary from hip-length to floor-length. A short nightgown can be called a "shortie" or a "babydoll", depending on the style. The sweep (taper from top to bottom) of the night gown can vary from virtually straight, to full circle sweep, like the Olga gown pictured below. A slip nightgown may be used as a nightgown or as a full slip. Nightgowns may be worn with a matching outer garment, a robe, sheer chiffon peignoir or dressing gown, to make them appropriate for receiving guests.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nightgownnoun

    a loose gown used for undress; also, a gown used for a sleeping garnment

Freebase

  1. Nightgown

    A nightgown, nightie or nightdress is a loosely hanging item of nightwear, today almost exclusively worn by women. A nightgown is made from cotton, silk, satin, or nylon and may be decorated with lace appliqués or embroidery at the bust and hem. A nightgown may have any neckline, and may have sleeves of any type, or be sleeveless, and any shoulder strap or back style. The length of a nightgown may vary from hip-length to floor-length. A short nightgown can be called a "shortie" or a "babydoll", depending on the style. A slip nightgown may be used as a nightgown or as a full slip. Nightgowns may be worn with a matching outer garment, a robe, sheer chiffon peignoir or dressing gown, to make them appropriate for receiving guests. ⁕ Satin negligee ⁕ Long sheer nightgown ⁕ Sleepshirt ⁕ Black slip nightgown ⁕ Babydoll nightgown

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nightgown in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nightgown in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of nightgown in a Sentence

  1. RJ Intindola:

    She was daydreaming out the kitchen window into the backyard. And wondered what it would feel like being naked on the swing. That night, with everyone in bed, she removed her nightgown and walked across the backyard to the swing. She felt exhilaration because she wasn’t supposed to be there.

  2. Jessica Sebastian:

    My favorite part of this photo is how she is wearing her Wonder Woman nightgown, it perfectly represents the strength and courage of this little superhero.

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