miniskirt

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noun mini·skirt \ˈmi-nē-ˌskərt\

Definition of miniskirt

  1. :  a woman's short skirt with the hemline several inches above the knee

miniskirted

adjective

1965

First Known Use of miniskirt

1965


MINISKIRT Defined for English Language Learners

miniskirt

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noun mini·skirt \ˈmi-nē-ˌskərt\

Definition of miniskirt for English Language Learners

  • : a very short skirt


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