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.
Contract notice: Multi-year framework agreement for the acquisition of bathing suit (man and woman), bathing caps and swim goggles for the benefit of the integrated police staff, structured on two levels.
One day, a crew of workers arrived to pave our driveway, and when it came time to leave for the swimming hole, my mother wasn't wearing her bathing suit.
Shclanger, an Olympic gold medalist, tweeted she really likes the new look of their bathing suit.
These bathing suits are the same quality, design and fit people expect from the high end bathing suit boutique, but at a much lower price
I was an incredibly poor carpenter at the time and didn't own a bathing suit or money to buy one.
BATHING SUIT BY ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY, SHOES CUSTOM CONVERSE.
The first bathing suit your mother buys you is in the shape of a triangle.
I read with great interest your letter to the editor in the November 2010 Townsend Letter [seeking solutions for a patient who, after wearing a bathing suit purchased from a thrift store, has had crawling, pinching, or biting sensations all over her body].
The day the fat woman In the bright blue bathing suit Walked into
Luckily one girl is able to persuade the bird to return by promising not to laugh, and the story ends with the girl saying "Actually, I think the bird in the bathing suit is pretty cool