ˈhaf-ˌslip How to pronounce half-slip (audio)
: a topless slip with an elasticized waistband

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of half-slip was circa 1948

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Cite this Entry

“Half-slip.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/half-slip. Accessed 7 Jun. 2023.

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