Definition of 'boiler suit'
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And some parents think a job in engineering means wearing a boiler suit and carrying a monkey wrench. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A subconscious desire on the part of men to punish women for wearing boiler suits and getting out of the house during the war? Times, Sunday Times (2010)The drunken mob, all wearing yellow boiler suits, spotted the emergency vehicle parked outside a pub as they left it. The Sun (2015)
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Used Rarely. boiler suit is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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