crop top

noun
plural crop tops

Definition of crop top

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

Examples of crop top in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While wearing a white linen crop top and matching maxi skirt, the camera zooms in on Teigen cradling what fans speculate is a baby bump. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, "Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Are Reportedly Expecting Their Third Child Together," 13 Aug. 2020 And her smokin' hot crop top is just that – well, by celeb standards, anyway. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Ariana Grande Just Wore the *Hottest* Sheer Lace Crop Top," 30 July 2020 Grande kept her outfit casual, wearing leggings and a crop top and showing off her butterfly tattoos on her arm. Angela Trakoshis, Allure, "Ariana Grande's New Ombré-Blonde Extensions Are a Perfect Fall Look," 25 Aug. 2020 There’s Kate Moss squished between models for a CK One ad, a feature on hip-hugger jeans, and a photo shoot of or the latest crop top looks sparked by the mega success of Clueless. Kirthan Aujlay, refinery29.com, "How Sex Taught Me To Love Soft Bellies, Even My Own," 24 Aug. 2020 The runaway hit by far, however, has been a long-sleeve crop top showing a stack of five envelopes. Jackie Snow, Star Tribune, "Where did that hot crop top come from? The Post Office, of course," 12 Aug. 2020 On anyone else, the combination of crop top and down jacket might seem absurd, but Grande’s outfit was undeniably her. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "Can You Wear a Puffer in Summer? Ariana Grande Says Yes," 7 Aug. 2020 Spears wore a floral off-the-shoulder crop top and a handmade flower crown for the shot and had her blonde locks tossed over her shoulder. Georgia Slater, PEOPLE.com, "Britney Spears Opens Up About Early Acne Struggles While Filming Her First Movie," 4 Aug. 2020 Layer a gray crop top over a blue oxford shirt and pair with some denim jeans. Shanon Maglente, Good Housekeeping, "30 Easy DIY Disney Costumes Inspired By Your Favorite Disney Movies," 22 July 2020

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First Known Use of crop top

1956, in the meaning defined above

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11 Sep 2020

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“Crop top.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crop%20top. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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