woman's clothing

Definitions of woman's clothing
  1. noun
    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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