shoulder strap


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shoulder strap

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a strap over one or both of the shoulders, as to hold up a garment or to support a bag, etc

shoul′der strap`


n.
a strap passing over the shoulder and supporting a garment or article.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shoulder strap - a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bagshoulder strap - a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag
band - a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)
gallus, suspender, brace - elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
bandeau, bra, brassiere - an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts
chemise, shimmy, teddy, shift, slip - a woman's sleeveless undergarment
golf bag - golf equipment consisting of a bag for carrying golf clubs and balls
Translations

shoulder strap

nbretella, spallina
References in classic literature ?
I was only thinking of what grandma once said, that modesty had gone out of fashion," answered Polly, glancing at the waist of her friend's dress, which consisted of a belt, a bit of lace, and a pair of shoulder straps.
They wear a conical hat termed a "nail-kag;" a coat of saddest black; a shirt which shows dirt so easily that it has to be changed every month, and is very troublesome; things called pantaloons, which are held up by shoulder straps, and on their feet they wear boots which are ridiculous in pattern and can stand no wear.
FX Creations has been working to improve the experience of carrying heavy bags, and is proud to launch its revolutionary AGS Anti-Gravity shoulder strap that can be attached with any shoulder bag to alleviate the discomfort from heavy bags.
Each shoulder strap has two hand hold straps that the child can hold while riding, and the NOMIS model has enhanced aerated foam for added comfort.
11 yoked-style shoulder strap construction with adjustable, dual density closed-cell foam shoulder straps, Duraflex hardware and closed-cell foam backing.
The pull/shoulder strap clips securely to pull children along with ease, while converting easily into a shoulder strap.
There's also a padded, adjustable shoulder strap and a zippered pocket on the outside where you can stash a passport and other essentials for quick access.
This comfortable, durable mat retails for S180; it features two versatile accessory pockets, a quilted nonslip synthetic elbow pad, and a sturdy web shoulder strap.
The bag's shoulder strap as well as its carry handle and base are crafted from luxurious cowhide.
An adjustable shoulder strap completes this red-and-black tote.
The Gorilla team equipment bag has rugged adventure-style hardware with an adjustable padded shoulder strap and an ergonomically placed handle with thicker padding for comfort and secured with rivets on each side.
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