hostess gown


noun

a robe or housecoat worn by women for informal entertaining at home.

Nearby words

  1. hosteler,
  2. hosteller,
  3. hostelling,
  4. hostelry,
  5. hostess,
  6. hostie,
  7. hostile,
  8. hostile fire,
  9. hostile sexism,
  10. hostile takeover

Origin of hostess gown

First recorded in 1935–40

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