bathing suit

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bathing suit

n.
A swimsuit.

bathing suit

(ˈbeɪðɪŋ)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a garment worn for bathing, esp an old-fashioned one that covers much of the body
2. (Clothing & Fashion) another name for swimming costume

bath′ing suit`

(ˈbeɪ ðɪŋ)
n.
a garment worn for swimming. Also called swimsuit.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bathing suit - tight fitting garment worn for swimmingbathing suit - tight fitting garment worn for swimming
bikini, two-piece - a woman's very brief bathing suit
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
maillot, tank suit - a woman's one-piece bathing suit
bathing trunks, swimming trunks - swimsuit worn by men while swimming
References in classic literature ?
She took them in her little chemise, as she had no bathing suit, and afterwards her nurse dressed her in the cabin of a customs officer, which was used for that purpose by other bathers.
He found among his scanty belongings a bathing suit, and, wrapped in his overcoat, hurried down-stairs.
But how did we get from the weighty bathing suits of yore to the barely-there bikinis of today?
1910-1929 DEEPLY MODEST EARLY 20th century bathing suits were exactly that - woollen all-in-ones that extended from neck to knees with a skirt worn on top to disguise ladies' silhouettes.
But how did we get from the weighty bathing suits yore to the barely-there bikinis of today?
When I was nine, my mother, my siblings and I would put on our bathing suits and head over to the town swimming hole.
The bathing suits and swimming trunks, made by Speedo which showcased the swimwear on Wednesday to the public, has kangaroo prints, emus and the Australian map in green and gold colours.
The rise of sexier, but more conservative bathing suits follows a recent increase in one-piece purchases, according to a brief report by AFP on swimwear trends.
MP Hamdan Al Azemi, the head of the anti-social behaviour committee, said that women's bathing suits were "alien to the Kuwaiti culture and could not be accepted or tolerated.
Dubai, May 29 ( ANI ): A parliamentary committee in Kuwait has endorsed a proposal to ban women's "nudity" in public places and hotel corridors, which could lead to banning of women's bathing suits in the country.
We're not even sure what the spot is advertising, but it features Pam and some other scandalous looking woman wearing metallic bathing suits, bouncing around, and getting milk thrown at them.
While mainly focused on bathing suits, the Black Orchid also carries beach hats and jewelry.