catsuit

noun
cat·​suit | \ˈkat-ˌsüt \

Definition of catsuit 

: a close-fitting one-piece garment that covers the torso and the legs and sometimes the arms

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Late last week, tennis legend Serena Williams was specifically targeted by The French Open, who banned players from wearing the catsuit Serena sported at last year's tournament. Amira Rasool, Teen Vogue, "The U.S. Open Amends "Sexist" Shirt Changing Rule After Social Media Criticized It," 30 Aug. 2018 Because pondering the catsuit hoo-ha has raised another, broader question. Vanessa Friedman, The Seattle Times, "Forget Serena Williams’ catsuit. What’s the point of the tennis dress?," 28 Aug. 2018 Posing alongside brother and fellow model, Anwar Hadid, Bella looked effortlessly chic wearing the nude catsuit, much of which was entirely translucent. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Bella Hadid's Nude Catsuit Was Skintight and See-Through at the BAZAAR ICONS Party," 8 Sep. 2018 And such goals can also be achieved by other decorative means and materials, as Nike itself has shown with Williams’ catsuit, and as fashion has long known. Vanessa Friedman, The Seattle Times, "Forget Serena Williams’ catsuit. What’s the point of the tennis dress?," 28 Aug. 2018 Serena Williams flaunted her post-pregnancy physique during her first-round matchup at the French Open on Tuesday, wearing a black Nike catsuit on the clay court. Nihal Kolur, SI.com, "Serena Williams Wears Catsuit to Honor Mothers Who Had Tough Pregnancies," 29 May 2018 And fans even channeled the star with their own recreation of the catsuit on Wednesday. Colleen Kratofil, PEOPLE.com, "Serena Williams' Comeback Catsuit at the French Open Had a Powerful Message for Moms," 30 May 2018 Serena Williams turned heads with her striking black catsuit in the first round of the 2018 French Open in Paris. Aimee Lewis, CNN, "No women in Forbes' top 100 richest athletes list," 6 June 2018 Fans on Twitter went wild over the powerful message behind her sleek catsuit. Colleen Kratofil, PEOPLE.com, "Serena Williams' Comeback Catsuit at the French Open Had a Powerful Message for Moms," 30 May 2018

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First Known Use of catsuit

1960, in the meaning defined above

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catsuit

noun

English Language Learners Definition of catsuit

: a tight piece of clothing that covers the body and legs and sometimes the arms

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