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slumber party

noun
1.
a social gathering typically of teenagers held at the home of one of them for the purpose of sleeping there overnight.
Also called pajama party.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • Walk into a high school cafeteria these days, and you might wonder if you'd stumbled onto a weekday slumber party.
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slumber party

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a party attended by girls who dress in night clothes and pass the night eating and talking
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