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- (uncountable) Heavy denim fabric, often blue; blue jean material.
- (plural only) Pants or overalls made from such fabric.
- attributive form of
1928, Lawrence R. Bourne, chapter 2, Well Tackled!:
- Meanwhile, Macpherson stood just outside the door, holding a cold chisel which he had taken from a dungaree pocket [...] and there Mr. Willison found him.
heavy denim fabric, often blue; blue jean material