Recent Examples of garter from the Web
This particular style — read: bra or bikini top, garter-like bottoms, and boots — is becoming a staple for Bella's wardrobe.
During the reception, there were speeches, a champagne toast and garter and bouquet tosses.
A soft Céline pump boot with an avant-garde garter belt is perfect for more outré soul-searchers, while classic spell-casters might prefer Jil Sander’s pointed kitten heels.
Throughout most of Louisiana, the common garter snake roams.
L.A.!) couldn't keep her hands off a brunette in a garter belt and little else.
And another coming attraction is for a movie starring Charlize Theron, who kills and beats up and otherwise humiliates a great number of evil men all while wearing heels and garter belts.
The zoo here and the one in Columbus have a similar program to hatch garter snakes that are released into their natural habitat in northwest Ohio.
Queen Bey performed in a bondage bodysuit, exotic leather cropped hooded bomber and a leather garter belt designed by Alexander Wang.
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Origin and Etymology of garter
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of garter
GARTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of garter for English Language Learners
: an elastic band of material that is worn around the leg to hold up a stocking or sock
: a piece of material that hangs down from a woman's underwear and that is used to hold up a stocking
GARTER Defined for Kids
Definition of garter for Students
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