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cor·set

 (kôr′sĭt)
n.
1. A close-fitting undergarment, often reinforced by stays, worn to support and shape the waistline, hips, and breasts.
2. A medieval outer garment, especially a laced jacket or bodice.
tr.v. cor·set·ed, cor·set·ing, cor·sets
To enclose in or as if in a corset.

[Middle English, bodice, from Old French, diminutive of cors, body, from Latin corpus; see kwrep- in Indo-European roots.]

corseted

(ˈkɔːsɪtɪd)
adj
1. (Clothing & Fashion) wearing a corset
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (of a dress) with a corset or corseting sewn in
Translations

corseted

[ˈkɔːsɪtɪd] ADJencorsetado

corseted

adjgeschnürt
References in classic literature ?
Blunt's reception of me, glance, tones, even to the attitude of the admirably corseted figure, was most friendly, approaching the limit of half-familiarity.
Despite the fact her designs cost from pounds 400 for a simple design up to a staggering pounds 15,000 for a corseted wedding dress, the 29-year-old has orders flooding in from around the world.
The purpose of the shelf is to keep larger, heavier breasts in place when corseted. The shelf helps to keep the bust-line high and defined, creating a more appealing silhouette.