bunny suit

noun
Updated on: 12 Apr 2018

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)

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1916

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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