- a social gathering typically of teenagers held at the home of one of them for the purpose of sleeping there overnight.
Origin of slumber party
First recorded in 1920–25
Also called pajama party.
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- US and Canadian a party attended by girls who dress in night clothes and pass the night eating and talking
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