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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.
She then changed into an all black corseted slip, which she wore with a pair of fishnet stockings and high-heeled ankle boots.