unitard

noun
uni·​tard | \ ˈyü-nə-ˌtärd How to pronounce unitard (audio) \

Definition of unitard

: a close-fitting one-piece garment for the torso and legs and often for the arms and feet

Examples of unitard in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Like an oversized sweatshirt cut in organic french terry that’s as soft as a pullover should be or a unitard that bounces back from 58% recycled nylon. Arden Fanning Andrews, Vogue, 24 May 2021 Jenner ditched the regular hiking clothes (think a Patagonia fleece) in favor of a black, form-fitting unitard. Christian Allaire, Vogue, 3 Sep. 2020 Just last week, she was spotted wearing a short white dress over what looks like a gray unitard, or a gray top and shorts. Bianca Rodriguez, Marie Claire, 6 July 2020 The sustainable activewear brand has always championed diversity on its site, featuring models of all ages, races, and sizes, so that everyone can see themselves when shopping for their next pair of leggings, sports bra, or ‘80s-style unitard. Eliza Huber, refinery29.com, 28 June 2020 He’s given a eulogy dressed in his blue and red unitard. Dallas News, 18 Feb. 2020 For the holiday, Beyoncé wore a custom unitard design by Death By Dolls with one pink leg and one nude leg, white boots designed to look like track shoes, and her hair styled just like the famous Olympian’s. Helen Murphy, PEOPLE.com, 20 Sep. 2019 Emerging from the back of the stage in a white unitard and an enormous black skirt billowing from the floor to the ceiling is the steely and precise Ms. Mearns, the eventual captor of Mr. Ulbricht’s comically limp and apathetic Sigh. New York Times, 19 Sep. 2019 There’s Venus, their leader, at the wheel, looking crazed and sultry in a sparkling black unitard. Joshua Barone, New York Times, 26 July 2019

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First Known Use of unitard

1961, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unitard

uni- + leotard

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8 Jun 2021

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“Unitard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unitard. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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