Recent Examples of halter from the Web
All of the fun paid off in the end, with Graham modeling some ultra-skimpy bikinis including suits from her own line, Swimsuits for All x Ashley Graham, and even a risky ultra-thin halter top.
Video obtained by the Escondido Police Department shows two men, one on foot and one on a bicycle, untying Little Girl’s halter strap from a fence 12 feet away from where Sears was sleeping and leading her away just after midnight.
Indie apparel designer Shari Noble handmakes fashion-forward leather halter tops, jackets, motorcycle vests, and now, this beret in her studio in Sassafras boutique in Seattle.
And Rihanna's mother, Monica, made an appearance in a white halter gown and jeweled sandals.
The back story, which everyone probably knows by now, is that near the start of the French pair’s short dance on Sunday, the top of Ms. Papadakis’s halter dress became unfastened.
Just a few seconds into their Latin short program at the Winter Olympics, telecast on Sunday, the unthinkable happened to French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis: The neck clasp on her sequined halter top came unfastened.
And who could forget those revealing halter tops, Ashley’s piece-y crown braid, or Mary Kate’s paparazzi-worthy red lip?
The hostess accessorized her perma-lit-from-within glow with a midnight blue halter dress and an Edie Parker clutch.
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Origin and Etymology of halter
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
First Known Use of halter
HALTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of halter for English Language Learners
: a set of straps placed around a horse's head so that the horse can be led or tied
: a piece of clothing worn on a woman's upper body that is held in place by straps around the neck and back and that leaves the back, arms, and shoulders bare
HALTER Defined for Kids
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