Definition of kimono noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kɪˈməʊnəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//kɪˈmoʊnoʊ//
(pl. kimonos) (from Japanese)
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a traditional Japanese piece of clothing like a long loose dress with wide sleeves, worn on formal occasions; a dressing gown or robe in this style Word Originmid 17th cent.: Japanese, from ki ‘wearing’ + mono ‘thing’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: kimono