swimming costume


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swimming costume

or

bathing costume

n
(Clothing & Fashion) chiefly Brit any apparel worn for swimming or sunbathing, such as a woman's one-piece garment covering most of the torso but not the limbs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.swimming costume - tight fitting garment worn for swimmingswimming costume - 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
Translations
plavky
badedragt
uimapuku
kupaći kostim
水着
수영복
kopalke
badkläder
ชุดว่ายน้ำ
quần áo bơi

swimming costume

n (Brit) → costume m da bagno

swimming costume

ثُوْبُ السِّبَاحَة plavky badedragt Badeanzug μπανιερό traje de baño uimapuku maillot de bain kupaći kostim costume 水着 수영복 zwempak badedrakt kostium kąpielowy fato de banho, maiô купальник badkläder ชุดว่ายน้ำ mayo quần áo bơi 泳衣
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