Mother and daughter dressed in kimonos.
kimono definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. kimonos
- a robe with wide sleeves and a sash, part of the traditional costume of Japanese men and women
- a loose dressing gown
Origin: Japanese ki (; from kiru, to wear) plush mono, thing
kimono definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. ki·mo·nos
- A long, wide-sleeved Japanese robe worn with an obi and often elaborately decorated.
- A loose, light robe worn chiefly by women.
Origin: Japanese : kiru, to put on, wear + mono, object.