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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And fans even channeled the star with their own recreation of the catsuit on Wednesday. Colleen Kratofil,, "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,, "Serena Williams' Comeback Catsuit at the French Open Had a Powerful Message for Moms," 30 May 2018 Serena Williams stunned the tennis world with her full-length, black catsuit at the French Open. Pia Catton, WSJ, "Serena Williams Can Rock a Bodysuit. Can You?," 5 June 2018 The catsuit may have won the headlines, revealing the physical work the 36-year-old Williams has done on her grueling comeback road. Tara Sullivan,, "Serena Williams is a superhero," 3 June 2018 Getty Images Gigi Hadid attended the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards in a Versace catsuit that left me—and possibly everyone else who saw her—completely speechless. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Gigi Hadid's Catsuit for the CFDA Fashion Awards Looks Like It Was Painted on Her by Picasso," 5 June 2018 And then, days after Serena debuted the catsuit, men’s player Tommy Haas was barred from wearing a sleeveless shirt. Chris Chase, For The Win, "Serena Williams' fashion history, from catsuits to game-changing ballgowns," 31 May 2018 Needless to say, tonight's outfit is a complete departure from last year's Met Gala look: a completely sheer, skin-tight catsuit by Alexander Wang. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Bella Hadid Is Clearly Here to Slay at the Met Gala," 7 May 2018

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1960, in the meaning defined above

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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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