[ slip-oh-ver ]
/ ˈslɪpˌoʊ vər /

noun, adjective

Origin of slipover

First recorded in 1915–20; noun, adj. use of verb phrase slip over Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for slipover

  • This slipover sweater of mine is all that I usually wear, but I put on the coat tonight in honor of the ladies.

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British Dictionary definitions for slipover

/ (ˈslɪpˌəʊvə) /


of or denoting a garment that can be put on easily over the head


such a garment, esp a sleeveless pullover
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