arm·​piece ˈärm-ˌpēs How to pronounce armpiece (audio)
plural armpieces
: an attractive person who accompanies someone to social events
New York Giants standout Michael Strahan is a daily fixture in the New York Post these days thanks to his new armpiece Eva Pigford from "America's Next Top Model" …Speakin' Out News (Huntsville, Alabama), 28 June 2006

Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of armpiece was in 1945

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“Armpiece.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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