string bikini

noun

Definition of string bikini

: a scanty bikini with string-like straps

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In one earlier photo set, the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star showed off her curves on a yacht in the Caribbean, wearing a $1,690 vintage baby-blue Chanel string bikini. Jen Juneau, PEOPLE.com, "Kylie Jenner Shows Off Her Curves in Sexy Swimsuit Featuring a Topless Torso Print," 19 July 2019 They were strictly reserved for swim lessons and our mothers’ closets, while most of us jumped at any chance to wear low-rise string bikinis instead. Anny Choi, Vogue, "Why a One-Piece Swimsuit and Full Skirt (Or Short!) Is the Perfect Summer Pair," 3 July 2019 The photo shows Singer posing on a beach wearing a tiny pink string bikini, which showed off her fit physique. Robyn Merrett, PEOPLE.com, "Ramona Singer Declares She's the 'Queen of Working Out' as She Shares Sexy Throwback Bikini Photo," 20 June 2019 Curvy Beach Triangle Top and Bottom Curvy Beach is one of the first companies to design string bikinis specifically for plus-sizes. Locke Hughes, NBC News, "The best plus-size bathing suits for summer 2019," 8 June 2019 But from women wearing trousers to the birth of the string bikini, some changes to the fashion world aren’t just trendy or cyclical. Shira Feder, Vox, "The rise of granny panties," 5 June 2019 Kendall posted a pic of her look to Instagram on December 29, showing off the aforementioned baby pink string bikini and snow boots paired with sunglasses and a big fluffy trapper hat. Kara Nesvig, Teen Vogue, "Kendall Jenner Pairs Pink Bikini With Snow Boots on the Ski Slopes," 30 Dec. 2018 From Kendall Jenner in a string bikini to Vanessa Hudgens in a maxi slip dress to Selena Gomez in an Urban Outfitters tank here are all our favorite leopard moments of the season. Avery Matera, Teen Vogue, "7 Best Celebrity Leopard Print Moments From Selena Gomez to Kendall Jenner," 20 Aug. 2018 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

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1974, in the meaning defined above

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