Dungarees



[duhng-guh-ree] /ˌdʌŋ gəˈri/

noun
1.
dungarees.

2.
blue denim.
/ˌdʌŋɡəˈriː/
noun
1.
a coarse cotton fabric used chiefly for work clothes, etc
2.
(pl)

3.
(US) trousers
n.

trousers made of dungaree, 1868.

1610s, dongerijns, from Hindi dungri “coarse calico,” from the name of a village, now one of the quarters of Bombay.

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