how to pronounce outerwear


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outerwear is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of outerwear in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… outerwear for your outerwear you should …”

meanings of outerwear


  1. Clothing (such as a rain jacket) worn over one's clothes when outdoors.
  2. Clothing (such as a dress) worn over one's underwear.

outerwear frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word outerwear occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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