bathing suit

noun

Definition of bathing suit

Examples of bathing suit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This bathing suit is thick, fully lined, the color is rich. Hannah Oh, Seventeen, 21 Apr. 2022 And beyond spring break, this flattering bathing suit is going to be our go-to during pool days and boating excursions this summer. Claire Harmeyer, PEOPLE.com, 2 Apr. 2022 Some viewers were scandalized when Ms. Mimieux appeared on-screen wearing a two-piece bathing suit that revealed her navel. Washington Post, 20 Jan. 2022 Shattuck, on the other hand, sets out woefully unprepared on a cold spring morning – in a bathing suit with bare legs and running shoes held together with duct tape, which quickly comes unstuck in the sand. Heller Mcalpin, The Christian Science Monitor, 18 Apr. 2022 In 1964 his breast-baring topless bathing suit for women was publicized, praised and damned the world over. Washington Post, 29 Mar. 2022 But an estimated 200 to 250 people — none of whom were wearing wet suits — streamed into the ocean, including Amanda Guenther of Poway, whose lime green bathing suit stood out against a nearly spotless baby blue sky. Gary Robbins, San Diego Union-Tribune, 1 Jan. 2022 The polar bear plunge is an annual tradition which involves stripping down to your underwear or a bathing suit and wading into the nearest freezing ice-cold body of water. Philip Ellis, Men's Health, 27 Feb. 2022 During her research, while watching the show, each person had a bathing suit specific to their body type. Jazz Tangcay, Variety, 16 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of bathing suit

1852, in the meaning defined above

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20 May 2022

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“Bathing suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bathing%20suit. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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