nightgown definition

  • noun:
    • A loose apparel used in bed by ladies and women. Also known as nightdress.
    • A garment primarily donned by females for resting in.
    • A loose gown useful for strip; additionally, a gown utilized for a sleeping apparel.
    • A loose gown used in a single's chamber, at night or in the day; a dressing-gown; a robe de chambre; a negligée dress or house-dress, for either men or women.
    • A night-dress for ladies, full of the neck, with long sleeves, and since the entire person.
    • A night-dress for males.
    • underwear composed of a loose gown made to be used during intercourse by females

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