pajama

Definitions

  • cobra behind man who is wearing pajamas
    cobra behind man who is wearing pajamas
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pajama (usually plural) loose-fitting nightclothes worn for sleeping or lounging; have a jacket top and trousers
    • n pajama a pair of loose trousers tied by a drawstring around the waist; worn by men and women in some Asian countries
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Idioms

Cat's pajamas - (USA) Something that is the cat's pajamas is excellent.
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Usage

In literature:

Jerry was glad to get Mr. Bartlett's money safe in two pockets of his pajamas.
"Jerry's Charge Account" by Hazel Hutchins Wilson
Changing from pajamas to whites, I ordered the launch to the gangway and went ashore to pay my respects to the Resident.
"Where the Strange Trails Go Down" by E. Alexander Powell
Pajamas not at all the thing.
"Evening Dress" by W. D. Howells
Dad, in his gray pajamas, was waving a revolver and making fierce noises.
"David and the Phoenix" by Edward Ormondroyd
Whichever way he turned, the frogs on the uppers of his pajamas made painful holes in him.
"IT and Other Stories" by Gouverneur Morris
He was wearing loose, purple evening pajamas over what must have been a false stomach.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
As Bill slipped into his pajama coat something pricked him.
"Battling the Clouds" by Captain Frank Cobb
Clad in their pajamas, the boys flocked out into the hallway, there to be joined by others.
"Dave Porter and the Runaways" by Edward Stratemeyer
Charlie was at the other end of the burden, which appeared to be a middle-aged man in pajamas.
"Dream Town" by Henry Slesar
Benda answered our hammering at his door in his pajamas.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
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In poetry:

Cancer’s an incurable illness
Death’s an irreversible phenomenon
In ridiculous clothing in striped pajamas
I water the geraniums
"Song Of The Cancer Patient Watering Geraniums " by Andrzej Bursa

In news:

KUIC listeners stopped by in their pajama 's to join the pajama party.
KUIC's Pat Barker dropping off pajamas to Sleep Train.
On Thursday Aug 9, at 9 am the Red Hots will be gathering at Stoney Ridge Restaurant in Goodman for a " Pajama Party.".
Miranda Kerr wore pajama -inspired printed trousers to the airport in Los Angeles on June 12.
Bowsher High School plans to go "green" with its production of "The Pajama Game.
The Sleep Country Foster Kids Pajama Bowl is a fun way to give back to the community.
Stop by for KHQ's Pajama Jam.
She picked me up in her pajamas every day and sometimes even wear rollers in her hair.
Now everyone refers to my mom as pajama mom.
Euro-Youths Enjoy a Pajama Party.
The Mom & Dad Project invites parents and kids age 0 to 5 years old to come in their pajamas and visit a real life llama on Thursday from 10:00am to 12:00pm.
You're invited to a free Curious George Pajama Party.
Their largest need is Men's Pajamas .
Women's and children's pajamas will be accepted as well.
Bring your new or gently used Pajamas to the studios of KMOC and show the love of Jesus Christ to the folks at Faith Mission.
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