Definition of "sweatpants" [sweatpants]

  • Cotton jersey pants usually having a drawstring or elasticized waist and elasticized cuffs worn especially for exercising. (noun-plural)

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Use "sweatpants" in a sentence
  • "For winter, I did spend about $100 for winter running gear, but you could run in sweatpants and sweatshirt if you want to."
  • "There are many lifestyle benefits to running a home-based business: no commute, working in sweatpants and the array of readily available food in the kitchen refrigerator."
  • "Tavi says she knows girls in sweatpants aren't trying to make a statement."
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