A-line

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A-line

a style of dress or other garment consisting of A-shaped panels that give increasing fullness toward the hemline: an A-line skirt
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align – to bring into a line or alignment; straighten; to join with others in a cause: They align themselves with the environmental movement.
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A-line

(ā′līn′)
adj.
Having a fitted top and a flared bottom: an A-line dress.

[From garments being shaped like a capital A.]
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A-line

adj
(Clothing & Fashion) (of a garment, esp a skirt or dress) flaring slightly from the waist or shoulders
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A-line

(ˈeɪˌlaɪn)

n.
1. (in women's clothing) a cut of garment consisting of A-shaped panels with the widest portion at the hemline.
adj.
2. being of such cut: an A-line coat.
[1960–65]
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A-line

- A dress or skirt shaped like an A, created by Christian Dior.
See also related terms for skirt.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.A-line - women's clothing that has a fitted top and a flared skirt that is widest at the hemline; "it is called the A-line because the effect resembles the capital letter A"
woman's clothing - clothing that is designed for women to wear
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Translations

A-line

[ˈeɪlaɪn] ADJ [vestido] → de línea trapezoide
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JUMPER, PS39.95, ZARA; SKIRT, PS79.95, WRANGLER; BOOTS, PS129.99, MANGO An a-line skirt will feminine up a denim shirt, just make sure you do the tuck to show off your shape.
The A-line skirt and pinafore dress have retro vibes.
What to do with your egregiously neon tank top and your redder-than-red A-line skirt? Wear them together.
When wearing an A-line skirt, choose a top that can be tucked in or that is fitted to show off your waist.
FROM COSY COATS AND FLUFFY KNITS TO PRETTY DRESSES, MATALAN'S LATEST EDIT HAS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE THIS WINTER.EMMA JOHNSON CHECKS IT OUT Contrast fur-hooded parka was PS45, now PS33.75 High-neck blouse PS12, cord A-line skirt PS14, boots PS30 Check single breasted coat PS30, was PS40, ribbed roll neck PS8, grey boots PS24 COVER IMAGE: Black wool beret PS6, red roll-neck cable jumper dress PS20 *All prices correct at time of going to print.
A two-tone topper looks next-level with an A-line skirt and ankle boots.
If an A-line skirt just isn't flattering on you, all the styling in the world won't make a difference.
So if you're in the market for a child's Hawaiian cape or a low-slung A-line skirt to flaunt your bum cleavage, then please do dig deep.
But how will Hairy Biker chef Dave Myers fair when he's asked M to get sewing and make an A-line skirt?
It was paired nicely with her A-Line skirt and Mary Jane heels for a super sexy look.
Jona Giammalva's The Essential A-line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern (9781607056690, $26.95) comes from a seamstress who tells how to make an A-line skirt from a single pattern using 17 variations to make skirts in a range of sizes.