swim·​suit | \ ˈswim-ˌsüt How to pronounce swimsuit (audio) \

Definition of swimsuit

: a suit for swimming or bathing

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There was also a free swimsuit distribution for the children. Emmett Hall, sun-sentinel.com, "The Florida Panthers Foundation and YMCA team up for water safety awareness month," 2 July 2019 Towering over him was his girlfriend, Katie Kearney, a swimsuit model and former Miss Missouri. Nick Paumgarten, The New Yorker, "Inside the Cultish Dreamworld of Augusta National," 14 June 2019 Hell, most days curvy girls can’t even find a popping bra let alone a badass swimsuit. Danielle Pointdujour, Essence, "EveryBODY Is A Beach Body! 7 Swimsuits That Are Curvy Girl Approved," 14 June 2019 Jake wasn't bummed out for long, though — Inside Edition set him up with fellow Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Nina Agdal, who wore a pretty, sea foam halter gown for the occasion. 5. Jasmine Gomez, Seventeen, "10 Epic Celebrity Promposals You Need to See Now," 11 Apr. 2019 The swimsuit, which features bold colors and a graphic print, is from the 2003 Rasta Mania collection and was designed by John Galliano for Christian Dior. Ashley Boucher, PEOPLE.com, "Kourtney Kardashian Wears Colorful Dior Bikini During Costa Rica Vacation with Scott Disick," 22 June 2019 Walker won the swimsuit preliminary that Friday and took the top score in a talent preliminary on Thursday. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al.com, "Miss Alabama 2019: Swimsuits are out, interviews are in for 47 women in state competition," 4 June 2019 Ahead, shop the best swimsuits for small boobs for summer 2019. Glamour, "The Best Swimsuits for Small Busts," 24 May 2019 For decades, the Speedo has been one of the most attention-grabbing swimsuits a man could wear. Kelly O'sullivan, Country Living, "Denim Speedo Bathing Suits Exist and We Don't Know How to Feel," 16 May 2019

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First Known Use of swimsuit

1926, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of swimsuit

: special clothing that women and girls wear for swimming


swim·​suit | \ ˈswim-ˌsüt How to pronounce swimsuit (audio) \

Kids Definition of swimsuit

: a garment for swimming or bathing

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