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Word of the Day 08/16/16 Tog

Tog (noun, verb)
tog [tog]


noun
1. a coat.
2. Usually, togs. clothes.

verb (used with object), togged, togging.
3. to dress (often followed by out or up).

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Origin: 1775-85; apparently short for earlier cant togeman(s), togman cloak, coat, equivalent to toge (late Middle English < Latin toga toga) + -man(s) obsolete cant suffix < ?

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haldoor
Aug. 18th, 2016 11:12 am (UTC)
And in my part of the world, 'togs' refers to a swimsuit or bathing attire, oddly enough!
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