circle skirt


Definition of circle skirt

: a skirt made from a circle of fabric with an opening in the center for the waist And the cheerleaders dressed smartly in … corduroy circle skirts, saddle oxfords, and rolled-down socks.— Bobbie Ann Mason, Harper's, February 1987

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First Known Use of circle skirt

1835, in the meaning defined above

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“Circle skirt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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