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2 definitions found
 for neglige
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  neglige \neg`li*ge"\, negligee
  \neg`li*gee"\(n[e^]g`l[i^]*zh[=a]"; F. n[asl]`gl[-e]`zh[asl]"),
     n. [Also spelled neglig['e] and neglig['e]e.][F.
     n['e]glig['e], fr. n['e]gliger to neglect, L. negligere. See
     1. An easy, unceremonious attire; undress.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. A kind of loose, flowing dressing gown worn by women,
        usually made of sheer fabric.
     Syn: negligee, peignoir.
          [1913 Webster + PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a loose dressing gown for women [syn: negligee,
           neglige, peignoir, wrapper, housecoat]

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