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[mass noun] Outer clothing.‘fashion-lovers take as much care of their underwear as they do of their overwear’
- ‘Picture a 4' wide band of elastic with one or more gun pouches, worn ‘over the underwear but under the overwear.’’
- ‘Just as you need very warm clothing to venture out on a snowmobile, to sleep in the hotel - on a bed made of ice, covered in reindeer skin - you will need to don Michelin-man sized quilted overwear: a kind of thermal sleeping bag.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.