Adjective "activewear" definition and examples

(Activewear may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈaktɪvwɛː/

Definitions and examples

noun

Casual, comfortable clothing suitable for sport or exercise.
  1. 'This new round of embellishment is not confined to evening gowns and bridal wear, but is going into all areas of apparel, including activewear and sportswear.'
  2. '" The business is transforming, and activewear is become a much broader category, and beginning to include more outdoor and urban looks.'
  3. 'The company is a leader in the activewear, casualwear, imprintables and team uniform business.'
  4. 'Basically, you go through the categories, and it can be very specific: activewear, bottoms, tops, etc.'
  5. 'You want plenty of the former - shoes on customers ' feet, getting dirty in active wear that will keep them coming back for more.'
  6. 'Also on a positive note, Eberhardt reminds that there is a large activewear market in the Los Angeles area, ‘where styles are changing so quickly that you just can't schedule [the production] in another country.'
  7. 'The buyout follows a licensing deal that was landed late last year for activewear for men and sportswear for young men and juniors.'
  8. 'Because the activewear market is so fragmented, execs figure they can double apparel revenues to $6 billion in five years.'
  9. 'The hosiery and intimate apparel manufacturer has expanded to casual wear and active wear.'
  10. 'Since the height of his competitive days, Koch's greatest public visibility has been in relation to his line of single-layer ski and cold weather activewear.'
  11. 'The firm offers printed fabrics for swimwear, intimate apparel, dresses, sportswear and activewear, with an emphasis on stretch Lycra knits and rayon and polyester-based wovens.'
  12. 'The two-story office building also serves as home base to the firm's retail catalog division that offers dance-fitness clothing, activewear, videos, accessories and other merchandise.'
  13. 'You can place your order for activewear via our Web site, by Email, by US mail, or by phone ordering.'
  14. 'In addition to comfortable casual wear, this site is a great source for fitness and active wear.'
  15. 'Davidson wants stylish activewear carefully designed for women's bodies.'
  16. 'Under the terms of the agreement, it will produce and market men's and boys' active wear and hats.'
  17. 'The business is transforming, and activewear is become a much broader category, and beginning to include more outdoor and urban looks.'

More definitions

1. sportswear (def 1).

More examples(as adjective)

"segments can be activewear."

"sales can be activewear."

"makers can be activewear."

"businesses can be activewear."