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sailor suit

noun
  1. a child's suit, usually navy and white, with a collar that is squared off at the back like a sailor's
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Historical Examples of sailor suit

  • Dont you remember, you asked her if she didnt want to wear it with her sailor-suit?

    Winona of the Camp Fire

    Margaret Widdemer

  • He walked along beside me, his hands in the pockets of his sailor-suit, with none of his usual flow of general misinformation.

    Mavis of Green Hill

    Faith Baldwin

  • Puss, Junior, had been promised a sailor-suit as soon as the ship's tailor had the time to make it.

  • As usual, he wore his sailor-suit, and this time he accepted Elsie's kiss with perfect graciousness.

    A Vanished Hand

    Sarah Doudney

  • Louise asked Marie rather superfluously, for she had on her sailor-suit, rather fresher-looking than it had been before.

    Winona of the Camp Fire

    Margaret Widdemer