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Words Related to Clothes and Fashion - Describing Clothes

Read this lesson to learn about describing clothes in English, such as "backless", "low-cut" and "scanty".

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Words Related to Clothes and Fashion
high-visibility
[adjective]
describing brightly colored clothing made of reflective material in a way that is easily seen
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plunging
[adjective]
(of a woman's clothing) having a deep V-shaped neckline that reveals a lot of the top and cleavage
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worn-out
[adjective]
very damaged or old in a way that has become unusable
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loose
[adjective]
not tight or fitting closely, often allowing freedom of movement
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tight
[adjective]
(of clothes or shoes) fitting closely or firmly, especially in an uncomfortable way
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backless
[adjective]
(of a woman's clothing) showing most of the back or shoulders
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low-cut
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(of women's clothing) revealing the neck and the upper part of the chest
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clinging
[adjective]
(of clothes) tight-fitting in a way that shows the shape of the body
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ragged
[adjective]
(of clothes) shabby, old and in poor condition
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revealing
[adjective]
(of a piece of clothing) displaying more of the wearer's body than usual
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scanty
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(of a piece of clothing) revealing and not covering much of the body
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scooped
[adjective]
(of a woman's clothing) having a rounded and low-cut neckline
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see-through
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(particularly of clothes) so thin that light passes through and therefore one is able to see through it
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skimpy
[adjective]
(of clothing) close-fitting and revealing the body
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ready-to-wear
[adjective]
(of clothes) ready-made and provided in all sizes rather than suiting only a particular customer
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mini
[adjective]
very small, usually smaller than the standard or usual size
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midi
[adjective]
describing a dress or skirt that falls below the knee but above the ankle
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maxi
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extending down to the ankles or floor
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knitted
[adjective]
describing something that has been made by interlocking loops of yarn with knitting needles
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A-line
[adjective]
(of a skirt, dress, etc.) being narrow at top and slightly wider at the bottom
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polo-neck collar
[noun]
a lifted collar that fits around the neck
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brief
[adjective]
(of clothes) short and revealing
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flared
[adjective]
(especially of clothes) having a shape that slightly widens toward the bottom
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skinny
[adjective]
close-fitting and very tight
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well-cut
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‌(of clothes) made with care and style and therefore highly priced
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waterproof
[adjective]
not damaged by the water or not letting water through
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skintight
[adjective]
(of clothes) very tight
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sleeveless
[adjective]
(of clothes) without any sleeves
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slinky
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‌(of clothing) tight or closely fitting to the body, emphasizing the contours of the wearer's body
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strapless
[adjective]
(especially of a dress or bra) having no shoulder straps
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V-neck
[noun]
(of a piece of clothing) having a neckline in the shape of the letter V
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crew neck
[noun]
a plain round neckline on a sweater or shirt that has no collar
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short sleeve
[noun]
an item of clothing with sleeves that extend from one's shoulders to one's elbows
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long sleeve
[noun]
a style of garment in which the sleeves extend to cover the arm from the shoulder to the wrist
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extra small
[noun]
clothing or garments that are designed for individuals who require sizes beyond the standard range, typically larger or smaller than the average sizes available
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small
[noun]
a size or measurement that is typically smaller than average, often used to describe clothing or other physical objects
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medium
[adjective]
having a size that is not too big or too small, but rather in the middle
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large
[noun]
a size or quantity that is greater than average or standard
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extra large
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(of a size) bigger or larger than what is considered standard or normal
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extra extra large
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clothing or garments that are designed for individuals who require sizes larger than the standard range
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one-size-fits-all
[noun]
items that are designed to fit a wide range of body sizes or shapes without the need for specific sizing
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loose-fitting
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(of clothing) large, comfortable, and not fitting the body closely
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close-fitting
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(of clothes) fitting tightly in a way that is not annoying and shows the shape of the body
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one-piece
[adjective]
made in a single piece without separate parts
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two-piece
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consisting of two separate pieces
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tight-fitting
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being snug and covering the body closely
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outfitted
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being dressed or equipped in a particular way, typically for a specific activity or purpose
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undressed
[adjective]
not having any clothes on
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figure-hugging
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(of a piece of clothing) close-fitting in a way that shows the outline of a woman's figure
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unfastened
[adjective]
not securely fixed or closed, often suggesting openness or looseness
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bare
[adjective]
(of a part of the body) not covered by any clothing
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turtleneck collar
[noun]
a high, close-fitting collar that covers most of the neck, often folded over and sometimes extended into a roll-neck
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three-quarter length sleeve
[noun]
a sleeve that ends between the elbow and wrist, covering approximately three-quarters of the arm's length
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fringed
[adjective]
having decorative threads or strands hanging from the edge of a garment or material
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solid
[adjective]
being of a single color
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mid-length
[adjective]
neither short nor long, but falls in between in terms of length
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shabby
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worn-out or in poor condition, often indicating a lack of care or upkeep in its appearance
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sleeved
[adjective]
describing the garments that have sleeves
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long-sleeved
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(of an item of clothing) having sleeves that are long enough to reach one's wrist
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tall
[noun]
a size category that is designed for people who are taller than average, typically above 6 feet or 183 centimeters in height
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button-through
[adjective]
(of clothing) secured with buttons in a vertical row along the entire length of the garment
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delicate
[adjective]
fine or intricate in texture, structure, or design
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