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    Default Plural Nouns

    Hi,

    The word 'overall' is a plural noun when referred to a piece of clothing that covers both the upper and lower parts of the body. I was given the following example in a dictionary:
    She put on some overalls and got out a tin of paint.

    Now, my question is can I say 'an overalls' when making sentences.

    Thanks!

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    No, she was wearing overalls, or she put on overalls, but not "an overalls."

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