follow Dictionary.com

Hone in vs. home in? What's the difference?

p.j.'s

or P.J.'s

[pee-jeyz] /ˈpiˌdʒeɪz/
noun, (used with a plural verb) Informal.
1.
Origin of p.j.'s
1950-1955
1950-55
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for pjs
Contemporary Examples
Slang definitions & phrases for pjs

pjs

noun

  1. Pajamas; jammies, Peejays: New arrivals like me still flapped about in pj's and robes/ as though I were running around in my PJs (1964+)
  2. Housing projects: We always lived in the PJs (1990s+ Black teenagers)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for p.j.'s

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pjs

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pjs