haute couture


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haute couture

n.
1. The leading establishments or designers for the creation of exclusive fashions.
2.
a. The creation of exclusive fashions.
b. The fashions created.

[French : haute, feminine of haut, high, elegant + couture, sewing.]

haute couture

(ot kutyr)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) high fashion
[literally: high dressmaking]

haute cou•ture

(ˌoʊt kuˈtʊər)
n.
1. high fashion; the most fashionable, expensive, and exclusive designer clothing.
2. the designers or dressmaking establishments that produce high fashion.
[< French]

haute couture

The most fashionable and expensive part of the business of women’s fashions.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haute couture - trend-setting fashionshaute couture - trend-setting fashions    
fashion - the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior
Translations

haute couture

[otkutyr] Nalta costura f

haute couture

[ˌəʊtkuːˈtjʊər] nhaute couture f

haute couture

adj attrder Haute Couture
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