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[puh-jah-muh, -jam-uh] /pəˈdʒɑ mə, -ˈdʒæm ə/
of, relating to, or resembling pajamas:
a pajama top; a lounging outfit with pajama pants.
Origin of pajama
see pajamas Unabridged
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Examples from the web for pajama
  • It takes grit to transform oneself from a hairy, alcoholic, cupcake-pajama-wearing hermit into eco-Barbie.
  • These fleece pajama sets come in white, blue and pink with a snowflake print.
  • The pajama is permanently attached, and the bear's ears have the same print as the pajama.
  • The suit consists of a two piece pajama suit with a hood, made from heavy woolen blankets.
British Dictionary definitions for pajama


noun (modifier)
of or forming part of pyjamas: pyjama top
requiring pyjamas to be worn: a pyjama party
See also pyjamas
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Word Origin and History for pajama

see pajamas.

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