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.
"Some people bring me bathing suits to sign autographs on and they are these big bathing suits and I say, 'Listen, my bathing suit was tiny.' It just stretched and pulled onto your body," Anderson told the paper.
Contract notice: purchase of environmentally friendly bathing suits
Their Brooklyn, N.Y.,-based company, Fair Harbor, uses discarded plastic bottles to create bathing suits, athletic shorts, and other products.
But how did we get from the weighty bathing suits of yore to the barely-there bikinis of today?
1910-1929 DEEPLY MODEST EARLY 20th century bathing suits were exactly that - woollen all-in-ones that extended from neck to knees with a skirt worn on top to disguise ladies' silhouettes.
But how did we get from the weighty bathing suits yore to the barely-there bikinis of today?
Summary: Representatives of twelve Spanish textile companies (ready-to-wear, denim, lingerie, bathing suits and sportswear) are currently visiting Tunisia to meet Tunisian suppliers as part of business contacts.
In France, five towns have banned women from wearing burkini, full body bathing suits worn primarily by Muslim women, at the breach.
When I was nine, my mother, my siblings and I would put on our bathing suits and head over to the town swimming hole.
The rise of sexier, but more conservative bathing suits follows a recent increase in one-piece purchases, according to a brief report by AFP on swimwear trends.