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toggery

[ tog-uh-ree ]
/ ˈtɒg ə ri /
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noun, plural tog·ger·ies for 2.

Informal. clothes; garments; togs.
Chiefly British. a clothing shop.

RELATED WORDS

apparel, dresser, trunk, closet, attire, gown, frock, garb, uniform, costume, suit, wardrobe, robe, skirt, ensemble, smock, dress, cupboard, commode, locker

Nearby words

togavirus, together, together with, togetherness, togger, toggery, toggle, toggle bolt, toggle iron, toggle joint, toggle switch

Origin of toggery

First recorded in 1805–15; tog + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for toggery

toggery

/ (ˈtɒɡərɪ) /

noun

informal clothes; togs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for toggery

toggery


n.

"clothes collectively," 1812, from tog + -ery.

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