grubbies

grubbies

and grubbers and grubs (ˈgrəbiz and ˈgrəbɚz and grəbz)
n. worn-out clothing; clothing one wears for the occasional dirty job. There I was, running around in my grubs when the senator stops by to say hello! It’s time to wash these grubbies.
See also: grubby
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Weekend grubbies was the dress code du jour, and leather or canvas work gloves and bottled water were the essential accessories for the junior gardeners.