cat·​suit ˈkat-ˌsüt How to pronounce catsuit (audio)
: a close-fitting one-piece garment that covers the torso and the legs and sometimes the arms

Examples of catsuit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web What this led to were looks that stood out such as a leopard print Dolce & Gabbana catsuit for one press event. Robyn Mowatt, Essence, 21 Mar. 2024 Among the outfits is a sheer cutout catsuit studded with crystals. Hedy Phillips, Peoplemag, 19 Mar. 2024 The 34-year-old actress arrived at the Mugler show in Paris on Monday in a sheer catsuit covered in clear sequins. Jordan Greene, Peoplemag, 4 Mar. 2024 Cyrus then appears in a head-turning sheer black catsuit that topped with a teeny-tiny silver set that consists of a silver metal shrug and hot pants from Paco Rabanne's 1991 haute couture collection. Hedy Phillips, Peoplemag, 1 Mar. 2024 The team created sultry looks to pair with the corsets and catsuits that were sent down the runway. Essence, 13 Feb. 2024 She was styled by Jason Bolden in a Dolce & Gabbana catsuit with Swarovski crystals that perfectly matched the piano and a dramatic organza cape. Margaux Anbouba, Vogue, 12 Feb. 2024 Kylie Jenner skipped the red carpet at the 2024 Golden Globes, and instead chose to slink in the venue, going (mostly) unnoticed, probably thanks to her stealthy black lace catsuit. Sam Reed, Glamour, 8 Jan. 2024 The fashion mogul, 43, wore a skintight black catsuit in sizzling photos shared on Instagram Monday. Ingrid Vasquez, Peoplemag, 17 Jan. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1960, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of catsuit was in 1960

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“Catsuit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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