athleisure

[ ath-lee-zher, ‐lezh-er ]
/ æθˈli ʒər, ‐leʒ ər /

noun

a style of clothing worn as athletic apparel but also suitable for casual, everyday wear: Athleisure looks great whether you're working out or just running errands.

Nearby words

  1. atheromatous degeneration,
  2. atherosclerosis,
  3. atherton,
  4. athetosis,
  5. athirst,
  6. athlete,
  7. athlete's foot,
  8. athlete's heart,
  9. athletic,
  10. athletic heart

Origin of athleisure

First recorded in 1975–80; ath(letics) + leisure

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