birthday suit

noun

Definition of birthday suit 

: unclothed skin : nakedness

Examples of birthday suit in a Sentence

with all of the resort guests in their birthday suits, socioeconomic differences became invisible and irrelevant

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Jordan quickly trades his birthday suit for a lush pink blanket that has to be purchased exclusively for him. Rebecca Farley, refinery29.com, "The Bachelorette Season 14, Episode 2 Recap: Are We Human Or Are We Model?," 5 June 2018 Daniels, born Stephanie Clifford, has gone from birthday suits to filing suits. Morgan Greene, chicagotribune.com, "After performance, Stormy Daniels seemingly storms out of Chicago strip club," 15 June 2018 Kate Upton rang in her 26th birthday in nothing but her birthday suit. Fox News, "Kate Upton goes topless to celebrate turning 26," 12 June 2018 From body paint to underwear to your birthday suit, put your pedals to the pavement with thousands of other Chicagoans for a good cause. Rianne Coale, RedEye Chicago, "5 things to do in Chicago this weekend," 8 June 2017 Rosario Dawson is stripping down to her birthday suit to ring in No. Natalie Stone, PEOPLE.com, "Rosario Dawson Shows Off Her Fit Figure and Goes Completely Nude as She Rings in 39th Birthday," 10 May 2018 His reaction leads to a scene in which Mr. Garrel and Ms. Martin, in their birthday suits, debate the ethics and aesthetics of on-camera nudity. A.o. Scott, New York Times, "Review: If You Love Godard, You’ll Hate-Watch ‘Godard Mon Amour’," 18 Apr. 2018 Luna’s rocking her llama diaper under this birthday suit! Ashley Iasimone, Billboard, "John Legend & Chrissy Teigen Celebrate Daughter Luna's Birthday With 'Sesame Street' Party," 15 Apr. 2018 Luna’s rocking her llama diaper under this birthday suit! Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, "Chrissy Teigen Shared Adorable Pictures from Luna's Second Birthday Party," 15 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of birthday suit

1734, in the meaning defined above

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