Wordlist: Buying clothes

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try on
 
to test the look or fit of a garment by wearing it
 
fit
 
of clothing, to be of the right size and cut
 
go with
 
 
match
 
to make a successful match or pairing
 
suit
 
of clothing, to make proper or suitable, to fit to someone's shape, looks and style
 
tight
 
if a piece of clothing is almost too small but fits closely and neatly to one's body
 
loose
 
not fixed in place tightly or firmly; not fitting closely
 
size
 
a specific set of dimensions for clothing etc.
 
small
 
not large or big; few in size
 
medium
 
of intermediate size, degree, amount etc.
 
large
 
of considerable or relatively great size or extent
 
fitting room
 
a room in a store for trying on clothes
 
 
  • try on
    • try on(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to test the look or fit of a garment by wearing it
    • Example:
      • Would you like to try the sweater on?
    • fit, fit, fit[fɪt](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • of clothing, to be of the right size and cut
    • Example:
      • These pants don't fit, they're too big.
    • go with(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • This blue scarf goes perfectly with your yellow shirt.
    • match[mætʃ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to make a successful match or pairing
    • Example:
      • They found out about his colour-blindness when he couldn't match socks properly.
    • suit[suːt](verb)
    • Definition:
      • of clothing, to make proper or suitable, to fit to someone's shape, looks and style
    • Example:
      • This jacket suits you really well.
  • tight
    • tight[taɪt](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • if a piece of clothing is almost too small but fits closely and neatly to one's body
    • Example:
      • The shirt is tight but it still looks great on you.
      • Antonym(s):
        baggy, loose
  • loose
    • loose[luːs](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • not fixed in place tightly or firmly; not fitting closely
    • Example:
      • I wear loose clothing when it is hot.
      • Antonym(s):
        close-fitting, snug, tight
  • size
    • size, sizes[saɪz](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a specific set of dimensions for clothing etc.
    • Example:
      • I don't think we have the red one in your size.
  • small
    • small[smɔːl](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • not large or big; few in size
    • Example:
      • I need a size small shirt.
      • Antonym(s):
        large
  • medium
    • medium[ˈmiːdɪəm](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of intermediate size, degree, amount etc.
    • Example:
      • Is your jacket a size medium?
  • large
    • large[lɑːʤ](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • of considerable or relatively great size or extent
    • Example:
      • They don't have any size large bikinis.
      • Antonym(s):
        small
  • fitting room
    • fitting room, fitting rooms(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a room in a store for trying on clothes
    • Example:
      • Excuse me, where are the fitting rooms?
 

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suit
tight
loose
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small
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        loose
        loose
        large
        large
        size
        size
        medium
        medium
        fitting room
        fitting room
        tight
        tight
        small
        small
        try on
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        match
        to make a successful match or pairing
        fitting room
        a room in a store for trying on clothes
        tight
        if a piece of clothing is almost too small but fits closely and neatly to one's body
        size
        a specific set of dimensions for clothing etc.
        medium
        of intermediate size, degree, amount etc.
        large
        of considerable or relatively great size or extent
        loose
        not fixed in place tightly or firmly; not fitting closely
        suit
        of clothing, to make proper or suitable, to fit to someone's shape, looks and style
        fit
        of clothing, to be of the right size and cut
        small
        not large or big; few in size
        try on
        to test the look or fit of a garment by wearing it
        go with
         
         
         

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        fitting room
        a room in a store for trying on clothes
        tight
        if a piece of clothing is almost too small but fits closely and neatly to one's body
        small
        not large or big; few in size
        large
        of considerable or relatively great size or extent
        loose
        not fixed in place tightly or firmly; not fitting closely
        try on
        to test the look or fit of a garment by wearing it
        medium
        of intermediate size, degree, amount etc.
        size
        a specific set of dimensions for clothing etc.
         
         
         
         

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