Sentence Examples


  • While there may be some confusion about the difference between a negligee and a nightgown because both can be described as a short or long gown, those who prefer ladies negligees are opting for form as well as function.
  • However, if you are wearing your sheer bodysuit after hours, it may be appropriate to indulge yourself with coordinating accessories, such as a sheer and flirty robe or negligee, or even a pair of thigh high stockings.
  • The word "camisole" derives from Latin, French and Italian and originally referred to a negligee jacket or a garment worn under a transparent top to conceal what back then would have been a corset.
  • In fact, there are a few daring designs that feature open tips, and they can be found online, at costume and negligee shops, and at stores that stock French or British lingerie.
  • The maid of honor and/or bridesmaids often give a special wedding night negligee, teddy, or baby doll or camisole and panty set to the bride-to-be for her wedding night.