woman's clothing

Definitions of woman's clothing
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n clothing that is designed for women to wear

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women's clothing that has a fitted top and a flared skirt that is widest at the hemline
bandeau, bra, brassiere
an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts
dress, frock
a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
G-string, thong
minimal clothing worn by stripteasers; a narrow strip of fabric that covers the pubic area, passes between the thighs, and is supported by a waistband
housecoat, neglige, negligee, peignoir, wrapper
a loose dressing gown for women
top
a garment (especially for women) that extends from the shoulders to the waist or hips
blouse
a top worn by women
bodice
part of a dress above the waist
brunch coat
a woman's short housecoat or wrapper
bustier
a close-fitting and strapless top without sleeves that is worn by women either as lingerie or for evening dress
caftan, kaftan
a woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East
camisole
a short negligee
chemise, sack, shift
a loose-fitting dress hanging straight from the shoulders without a waist
coatdress
a dress that is tailored like a coat and buttons up the front
cocktail dress, sheath
a dress suitable for formal occasions
dirndl
a dress with a tight bodice and full skirt
gown
a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions
halter
a woman's top that fastens behind the back and neck leaving the back and arms uncovered
jumper, pinafore, pinny
a sleeveless dress resembling an apron; worn over other clothing
kirtle
a long dress worn by women
morning dress
a woman's informal dress for housework
Mother Hubbard, muumuu
a woman's loose unbelted dress
polonaise
a woman's dress with a tight bodice and an overskirt drawn back to reveal a colorful underskirt
saree, sari
a dress worn primarily by Hindu women; consists of several yards of light material that is draped around the body
shirtdress
a dress that is tailored like a shirt and has buttons all the way down the front
strapless
a woman's garment that exposes the shoulders and has no shoulder straps
sundress
a light loose sleeveless summer dress with a wide neckline and thin shoulder straps that expose the arms and shoulders
uplift
a brassiere that lifts and supports the breasts
Type of:
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, vesture, wear, wearable
a covering designed to be worn on a person's body

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