beachwear

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beach·wear

 (bēch′wâr′)
n.
Clothing appropriate for swimming, boating, or sunning.
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beachwear

(ˈbiːtʃwɛə)
n
swimsuits, etc, worn at the beach
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beach•wear

(ˈbitʃˌwɛər)

n.
clothing for wear at a beach, swimming pool, or the like.
[1925–30]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beachwear - clothing to be worn at a beachbeachwear - clothing to be worn at a beach  
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
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Translations

beachwear

[ˈbiːtʃwɛəʳ] Nropa f de playa
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

beachwear

[ˈbiːtʃwɛər] n (= clothes) → tenues fpl de plage
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

beachwear

[ˈbiːtʃˌwɛəʳ] nabbigliamento da spiaggia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Watkins sat beside him in what looked like a Philippines living room, smoking a cigarette and wearing camo beach shorts that clashed dizzyingly with his tiger-pattern T-shirt.
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On hearing day, we would leave Boracay still wearing our beach shorts, and we carried our barong shirts, pants and leather shoes as we rode the boat to Caticlan.
I am not an advocate of T-shirts and beach shorts in premier enclosures, but smart casual dress surely must be acceptable.
We sniggered at unfortunate pictures of the podgy politician on a zip wire, giggled as he went jogging in beach shorts and stifled a smile when he tackled a startled 10-year-old during a kids' rugby match.
So, one would see leisure travelers garbed in jeans, tank tops, beach shorts or mini skirts.
The job is in the Comoros islands," he replied."You can carry your beach shorts and swimming gear, if you want.
Surprisingly welcome to children of all ages before 9pm, this does require a little more effort than beach shorts but its food demands respect, so opt for tailored shorts at the very least.
Men and women from 18 countries put on their beach shorts to compete on the park's three beach volleyball courts, which are the first of their kind in the UK.
It features relaxed linen pieces alongside vests, T-shirts, polo shorts and of course, swim shorts and beach shorts plus a snazzy beach towel and comfy flip-flops.