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[puh-jah-muh, -jam-uh] /pəˈdʒɑ mə, -ˈdʒæm ə/
of, relating to, or resembling pajamas:
a pajama top; a lounging outfit with pajama pants.
Origin of pajama
See origin at pajamas Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Let snatched up his pajama bottoms first, and ran to the door second.

    Captives of the Flame Samuel R. Delany
  • When he couldn't open it, he whirled around and pulled on his pajama pants.

    Captives of the Flame Samuel R. Delany
  • Finally Let slipped out of his pajama pants and into the suit.

    Captives of the Flame Samuel R. Delany
  • After your pajama and knickerbocker stunt I'm braced for anything.

    Roast Beef, Medium Edna Ferber
  • Because there's a pajama suit under that chair and it's been worn!

    In And Out Edgar Franklin
Word Origin and History for pajama

see pajamas.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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