kimono[kə mō′nə, -nō′]
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: Jpn ki (< kiru, to wear) + mono, thing
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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.