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Bathing suit   /bˈeɪðɪŋ sut/   Listen
Bathing suit

Tight fitting garment worn for swimming.  Synonyms: bathing costume, swimming costume, swimsuit, swimwear.

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"Bathing suit" Quotes from Famous Books

... wardrobe where John's clothes hung, and from the bottom of it dragged a khaki uniform. It was still so caked with mud and snow that when he flung it on the floor it splashed like a wet bathing suit. "How would you like to wear one of those?" he demanded. "Stinking with lice and sweat and blood; the blood of other men, the men you've helped off the field, ...
— The Deserter • Richard Harding Davis

... then hear complaints by prudish people of the boys bathing on Victoria Arm, on Deadman's Island and elsewhere without a full bathing suit. What would they say to the boys of my time bathing in Nature's suit only, and that on the waterfront from James Bay bridge all around to the Hudson's Bay Company's wharf? We bathed there at all times, and to our heart's content, and never was exception ...
— Some Reminiscences of old Victoria • Edgar Fawcett

... cried Mollie, jumping to her feet and wringing out her bathing suit. "Big chance is our middle name anyway. Lead on, Betty. Where do we find ...
— The Outdoor Girls at Wild Rose Lodge - or, The Hermit of Moonlight Falls • Laura Lee Hope

... I'm sure she'd worn it since she was a baby. I could remember seeing that shawl around as long as I could remember anything, and it was just the thing for our cave. It was kind of like a Turk's best turban as to color; and when it was fixed over Bill Bates's bathing suit, and one corner hung down over the rock, it made the cave look bully. I went into Aunt Pam's room one morning, and found it thrown over the foot of the bedstead, like an old blanket, and I carried it ...
— Harper's Young People, January 6, 1880 - An Illustrated Weekly • Various

Words linked to "Bathing suit" :   bikini, two-piece, tank suit, swimwear, garment, maillot, bathing trunks, swimming trunks

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