gymslip


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gymslip

(ˈdʒɪmˌslɪp)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a tunic or pinafore dress worn by schoolgirls, often part of a school uniform
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gymslip - a sleeveless tunic worn by English girls as part of a school uniform
tunic - any of a variety of loose fitting cloaks extending to the hips or knees
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

gymslip

[ˈdʒɪmslɪp] N (Brit) → túnica f de gimnasia

gymslip

[ˈdʒɪmˌslɪp] n (Brit) → grembiule m di scuola (per ragazze)
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Nuneaton Reporter NUNEATON and Bedworth continues to be the gymslip mum capital of Warwickshire with double the amount of teenage pregnancies compared to the national average.
Nuneaton and Bedworth continues to be the gymslip mum capital of Warwickshire with almost double the amount of teenage pregnancies compared to the national average.
WEE THINKER ACROSS: 7 Anaemic 9 Rains 10 Hiked 11 Nankeen 12 UFO 13 American 16 In the red 17 Tat 19 Prevent 21 Forum 22 Alibi 23 Sucrose DOWN: 1 Bathtub 2 Back down 3 Amid 4 Frenzied 5 Tile 6 Using 8 Consecrates 13 Athletic 14 Anteroom 15 Stumped 18 Oprah 20 Erie 21 Fact QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Text message 8 Boa 9 Raw 11 Install 12 Flush 13 Set 14 Bye 15 Dessert 17 Now 19 Wept 21 Ever 23 Atom 25 Rota 27 Use 29 Terrier 31 Act 34 Fly 36 Chute 37 Gymslip 38 Tin 39 Eat 40 Teetotaller DOWN: 1 Tone 2 East 3 Trapeze 4 Enlist 5 Safer 6 Grub 7 Easy 8 Bison 10 Wheat 16 Two 18 Wet 20 Emu 22 Vat 24 Thermal 25 React 26 Fright 28 Egypt 30 Erect 32 Chit 33 Tune 34 Flee 35 Liar
But while they're devastated, the gymslip mum seems less than bothered.
JUNO Sky Movies Greats 1PM Quick-witted, snarky comedy about teenage pregnancy, with Ellen Page as the gymslip mum who plans to give her baby away to a wealthy couple.
At least she can be spared a teenage pregnancy though - that's a job for poor old Faye Windass who can maybe seek solace in the fact that Corrie's first gymslip mum has returned to show her the ropes.
It was the only way to combat our appalling gymslip mum problem, our divorce statistics, our descent into booze-fuelled depravity.
Tina, who played gymslip mum Sara-Louise Platt on Corrie, also has daughter Scarlett, five, with former co-star Ryan Thomas, 30.
The bleeding heart liberals beat their chests and bleated that these gymslip mothers had been failed by the sex education that is provided for young people.
Gymslip mum Sarah Tilsey (Tina O'Brien) gave birth to daughter Bethany at the age of 13.
CORONATION STREET ITV, 7.30pm The good folk of Weatherfield have tackled many issues over the years, from gymslip mums such as Sarah Platt, to transgender relationships, and bigamous husbands such as Peter BarloW.