crop top


Definition of crop top

: a short upper-body garment for women that does not cover the midriff

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But, like all things vintage, the wait is definitely worth it, especially as Lover's romantic, cozy vibes do fit the tape format as perfectly as butterfly clips and crop tops. Kara Nesvig, Teen Vogue, "Taylor Swift Released "Lover" On Cassette Tape at Urban Outfitters," 1 Sep. 2019 One image shows the consort wearing a crop top while at the controls of a light aircraft, while another shows her in the cockpit of a fighter jet. Fox News, "Thailand releases rare pictures of king and official mistress, causing royal website to crash," 27 Aug. 2019 For example, Mixer only allows streamers to wear crop tops on an 18+ stream. Shannon Liao, CNN, "Twitch vs. Mixer: The new streaming war," 15 Aug. 2019 Balance out a tiered maxi skirt with a tie-front crop top for a look that works for a beach stroll (followed by crudo di pesce at Onda Bleu) or drinks on the terrace at the Grand Hotel Rimini. Erin Cunningham, Condé Nast Traveler, "5 Vintage-Inspired Outfits to Wear on Vacation This Summer," 1 Aug. 2019 Forget the summertime bikinis and crop tops — Chrissy Teigen is in the gym getting ready for…fall? Julie Mazziotta,, "Chrissy Teigen Works Out with Her Mom — and a Glass of Rosé!: ‘Balance’," 10 July 2019 While most of us mere mortals are wearing mom jeans and crop tops, Billie's out here in neon ski masks and furry yeti pants. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Billie Eilish is Wearing a Gucci Ankle Pillow and I'm Lowkey Confused," 26 June 2019 Leopard slip dresses and crop tops with peep-toe heels seemed to get these creatives through this week. Nandi Howard, Essence, "The Best Dressed Black Creatives On Instagram This Week," 2 Aug. 2019 The crowd wore crop tops, layers of mesh, lots of neon, and, for roughly 40 percent of the men, some form of Gucci shoes. Taylor Lorenz, The Atlantic, "Where Everyone’s an Influencer," 31 July 2019

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First Known Use of crop top

1971, in the meaning defined above

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