string bikini

noun

Definition of string bikini

: a scanty bikini with string-like straps

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In none other than a string bikini that showed off the pop icon’s rock solid abs and supernaturally toned physique. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Jennifer Lopez Celebrates Her 49th Birthday With a Jaw-Dropping Ab Reveal on Instagram," 25 July 2018 Anderson wore a white string bikini. while Rock was shirtless and in jeans. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "11 of the Most Unconventional Celebrity Weddings," 1 Oct. 2018 Azalea shared three photos on her Instagram account of herself modeling her new BODY! brand string bikini. Morgan M. Evans, Fox News, "Rapper Iggy Azalea poses nude to promote new music," 4 Aug. 2018 King Edmonds, clad in a yellow string bikini, added the hashtag #36weekspregnantwithtwins. Stephanie Petit, PEOPLE.com, "Pregnant Meghan King Edmonds Shows Off 36-Week Twin Baby Bump in a Bikini," 30 May 2018 In the countdown to Memorial Day, many are reaching for their string bikinis and thong sandals then heading straight toward the nearest beach town. Maria Ward, Vogue, "Stuck in the City for Memorial Day? Sienna Miller Has Staycation Style Inspiration," 25 May 2018 This summer, ditch the string bikini and grab the season's trendiest swimsuit: the one-piece. Fox News, "Summer's sexiest swimsuit trend," 7 July 2018 Just yesterday Bella Hadid posed wearing the same style of hat wearing nothing else but a string bikini bottom. Colleen Kratofil, PEOPLE.com, "Danish Actress Emma Leth Weds in an Enormous $697 Designer Sun Hat and Underwear-Baring Dress," 7 June 2018 In a market saturated with solid-colored skimpy string bikinis, it can be heard to find a suit that fits, flatters, and covers, plus comes in a fun summery print. Megan Decker, Harper's BAZAAR, "Charlotte Olympia and Adriana Degreas Team Up For The Cutest Swimwear Collaboration," 4 June 2018

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1974, in the meaning defined above

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