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[jam-eez] /ˈdʒæm iz/
noun, (used with a plural verb) Baby Talk.
jam- (by aphesis and shortening from pajama) + -y2 + -s3 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for jammies
  • The people with the pillows and the snuggies and the jammies.
  • Grab the jammies and the toothbrush, but leave the pillow on the bed.
  • Nobody knows if you are in your jammies or formal dress, drinking coffee, eating chips or whatever.
  • Come in your jammies to make a craft and listen to bedtime stories.
  • Wear jammies, slippers or a robe to enjoy sales as well as refreshments and music.
Slang definitions & phrases for jammies



Pajamas: who conclude the revue clad in jammies/ into the bedroom, into his jammies, into the bed (1980s+)

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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