minidress

noun
mini·​dress | \ ˈmi-nē-ˌdres How to pronounce minidress (audio) \

Definition of minidress

: a short close-fitting dress

Examples of minidress in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For a night out in Lisbon, Lipa wore a warm-toned minidress, patterned with palm trees and sandy beaches, layering a black lace thong under the sheer piece. Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 11 June 2022 The Poosh founder wore a minidress, stiletto heels, and a veil whereas the Blink 182 drummer was in all black. Elise Taylor, Vogue, 16 May 2022 This week, Kelly wore a flattering minidress by Balmain. Katie Bowlby, Country Living, 10 May 2022 On Monday, the Marry Me actress again wore another brightly patterned outfit, this time a red, white, and blue minidress from Valentino. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 31 May 2022 Kourtney Kardashian's 'epic' Vegas wedding ceremony with Travis Barker For that ceremony, Kardashian chose a white strappy minidress with a red heart adorning the bodice and a traditional veil. Naledi Ushe, USA TODAY, 22 May 2022 For the brand's Monte Carlo show, the star wore a black-and-white sequined minidress that included maroon and navy stripes for some subtle flashes of color. Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 7 May 2022 For the outing, Lewis wore a light-blue suit while Rainey, 32, opted for a black minidress with a high slit. Julia Moore, PEOPLE.com, 6 May 2022 Issa Rae, who took home the award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series, stepped up to the mic in an electric pink minidress by Monsoori. Whitney Perry, Glamour, 27 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of minidress

1965, in the meaning defined above

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18 Jun 2022

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“Minidress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minidress. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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