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sportswear

[ spawrts-wair, spohrts- ]
/ ˈspɔrtsˌwɛər, ˈspoʊrts- /
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noun
clothing designed for wear while playing golf or tennis, hiking, bicycling, jogging, etc.; activewear.
men's or women's clothing consisting of separate pieces, as jackets, trousers, sweaters, skirts, and shirts, that are casually styled and can be worn singly or in various combinations for business and informal activity.
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Origin of sportswear

First recorded in 1910–15; sports + wear
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British Dictionary definitions for sportswear

sportswear
/ (ˈspɔːtsˌwɛə) /

noun
clothes worn for sport or outdoor leisure wear
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