Nightie



[nahy-tee] /ˈnaɪ ti/

noun, Informal.
1.
a .
/ˈnaɪtɪ/
noun (pl) nighties
1.
(informal) short for nightdress
n.

1871, short for nightgown; originally a children’s word.

noun

A nightgown: Aphrodite in her nightie, Oh my God what a sightie (1894+)
nightgown

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