bunny suit


Definition of bunny suit

1 : a costume or garment that is imitative of a rabbit and typically has large, often pink ears … Nicholson would wear a pink bunny suit at Easter and walk around the offices giving out candy.— Marty Hughley
2 : a usually white garment that covers the entire body and that is worn by workers to prevent contamination (as in a clean room)

Examples of bunny suit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With approval of the mayor’s office and Rocky River police, Kate asked around for a volunteer to don the bunny suit. John Kuntz, cleveland, "Easter Bunny visits Rocky River neighborhoods," 4 Apr. 2020 Our costume designer made me a couture burlesque bunny suit. Ruth Kinane, EW.com, "Abigail Spencer on Hulu's Reprisal and her relentless, archetype-breaking femme fatale," 5 Dec. 2019 For Chandler, a pink bunny suit costume activates his sensitive nature, while Phoebe deals with the wiles of her evil twin Ursula. Cady Lang, Time, "The 20 Best Halloween TV Episodes of All Time," 3 Oct. 2019 Those who have historically pulled it off possessed the showmanship gene: Lee McQueen in his infamous bunny suit, John Galliano in his seasonal getups at Dior, Alexander Wang and his mile-long sprints. Steff Yotka, Vogue, "Raf Simons Has a Peculiar Runway Show Habit—Have You Noticed It?," 16 Jan. 2019 Employees, dressed in bunny suits, work in an aseptic space within Pfizer's Rocky Mount, N.C. facility. Erika Fry, Fortune, "Critical Condition: Inside Pfizer’s Drug Supply Problem," 22 May 2018 Even the President of the United States has to cede the spotlight to the guy in the big bunny suit at the White House Easter Egg Roll. Ashley Hoffman, Time, "What's That Easter Bunny Thinking About at the White House Egg Roll? The Internet Has Some Guesses," 2 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of bunny suit

1916, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Bunny suit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bunny%20suit. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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