body-hugging

adjective body-hug·ging

Definition of body-hugging

:closely fitted to the body :tight
  • After several seasons of body-hugging clothes and skyward-creeping hemlines, it should come as no surprise that some of this spring's best looks are, to put it mildly, very revealing.
  • —Sarah FergusonElleFebruary 1989
  • … partygoers should have known that this was not the fête for body-hugging fashions.
  • —Lindsey LoveHouston Chronicle30 Sept. 2012

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First Known Use of body-hugging

1917


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