strapless

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adjective strap·less \-ləs\

Definition of strapless

  1. :  having no strap; specifically :  made or worn without shoulder straps a strapless evening gown

strapless

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First Known Use of strapless

1846


STRAPLESS Defined for English Language Learners

strapless

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Definition of strapless for English Language Learners

  • : made or worn without straps over the shoulders



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