string bikini

noun

plural string bikinis
: a bikini with string-like straps

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Geary posted a photo of herself in a hot-pink string bikini three months after giving birth. Diana Pearl, Peoplemag, 22 Oct. 2022 Kylie's halter-style, string bikini features single knot details where the triangle cups meet the straps. Abby Dupes, Seventeen, 20 Oct. 2022 In the black-and-white IG post, Paltrow is gleefully leaping in the air in the grass wearing a dark string bikini. Carrie Wittmer, Glamour, 23 Sep. 2022 The Breaking In star wore a teeny string bikini that tied at the front, a trucker hat, and square sunglasses. Quinci Legardye, Harper's BAZAAR, 3 Sep. 2022 On Monday, the actress and best-selling author took to Instagram to show off her latest swimsuit moment — a hot pink string bikini, worn with a sunflower yellow button-up shirt for a pop of color. Michelle Lee, Peoplemag, 16 Aug. 2022 Batula shared some snaps to Instagram of herself soaking up the sun on the beach, dressed in a tie-dye string bikini and a floppy sun hat. Hannah Chubb, PEOPLE.com, 12 Jan. 2022 On Sunday, pop star Dua Lipa posted a carousel of photos from her summer adventures on her Instagram timeline, including several shots of herself stretching out by the pool in a tiny green string bikini printed with colorful butterflies. Aimée Lutkin, ELLE, 28 Aug. 2022 From string bikini tops styled over T-shirts to one-pieces worn as bodysuits, find your new summer look a scroll away. Brooke Hannel, refinery29.com, 5 July 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1969, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of string bikini was in 1969

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Cite this Entry

“String bikini.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/string%20bikini. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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