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In three quick motions—step through the trousers and into one boot, then the other, pull up the pants and snap the suspenders over the shoulders—each man was half dressed for battle.
Speaking of fashion, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon got a lot of Twitter love with his leather & suspenders ensemble and Jane Fonda smoked in a figure-fitting white gown .
There was Sigourney Weaver as Ripley in Alien (1979), who wore beat-up jumpsuits and baggy denim with suspenders.
On a recent afternoon, under a brutally sunny sky, Robertson made his rounds, wearing a K&B-purple T-shirt with red-white-and-blue suspenders with a sturdy key ring on his belt and a toothpick lodged in his wiry gray hair.
Any performance can pose life-threatening situations, but with more than 600 rodeos and 140 broken bones under his belt — make that suspenders — legendary performer Leon Coffee has no plans to abandon his lifelong profession.
The eldest son of Victoria and David Beckham rimmed his gaze in smudgy black for the outing—a finishing accent that lent a hint of Brit rock edge to his suspenders and pin-stripes.
Victoria and David Beckham's eldest son also sported bedhead hair, a scruffy goatee, a pair of suspenders, and pinstripe pants.
The bakery's front-of-house staff lines up, dressed in matching suspenders and bow ties, for a sampling of a raspberry tart special and a game of telephone, to help with communication skills.
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Definition of suspender for English Language Learners
suspenders : straps that are used for holding up pants and that go over a person's shoulders
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