bathing suit

bathing suit

/bˈeɪðɪŋ sˈuːt/
noun
an item of clothing that is worn for swimming, particularly the type that women and girls wear

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bikini

bikini

/bɪˈkini/
noun
two-piece swimsuit worn by women

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swimming costume

swimming costume

/swˈɪmɪŋ kˈɔstuːm/
noun
a tight piece of clothing worn for swimming, especially by women and girls

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swimming trunks

swimming trunks

/swˈɪmɪŋ tɹˈʌŋks/
noun
the shorts men or boys wear to go swimming

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swimsuit

swimsuit

/ˈswɪmˌsut/
noun
a piece of clothing worn for swimming, especially by women and girls

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wetsuit

wetsuit

/wˈɛt sˈuːt/
noun
a tight-fitting piece of clothing made of rubber that is worn by underwater swimmers to remain warm

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bathrobe

bathrobe

/ˈbæˌθɹoʊb/
noun
a piece of clothing that is made of toweling, worn after or before taking a shower

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swimming cap

swimming cap

/swˈɪmɪŋ kˈæp/
noun
a tight-fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimming

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one-piece swimsuit

one-piece swimsuit

/wʌn pis ˈswɪmˌsut/
noun
***a piece of women's clothing that is worn when swimming or on a beach and consists of a single piece of material rather than a separate top and bottom

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body suit

body suit

/bˈɑːdi sˈuːt/
noun
a tight-fitting clothing in one piece that covers the upper body and bottom of a woman, usually stretchy and with sleeves

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sweatpants

sweatpants

/ˈswɛtˌpænts/
noun
a loose warm pair of pants made of cotton with a drawstring waist worn for relaxing or playing sports

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leotard

leotard

/ˈɫiəˌtɑɹd/
noun
a tight-fitting garment made of stretchy fabric, covering the body from the shoulders to the top of the thighs, worn especially by ballet dancers, acrobats, etc.

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ski pants

ski pants

/ˈskiː ˌpænts/
noun
***padded trousers, usually with straps that go over the shoulders, worn when skiing

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jogging suit

jogging suit

/dʒˈɑːɡɪŋ sˈuːt/
noun
a matching pair of jacket and pants, worn for doing exercise

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tracksuit

tracksuit

/tɹˈæksuːt/
noun
a loose and warm pair of pants and matching jacket worn casually or for doing exercise

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jogger

jogger

/ˈdʒɑɡɝ/
noun
***(used in plural) loose-fitting trousers, often with elastic around the bottom of the legs, worn for jogging or as casual clothing

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plus fours

plus fours

/plˈʌs fˈoːɹz/
noun
men's baggy knickers hanging below the knees; formerly worn for sports (especially golf)

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ballet skirt

ballet skirt

/bælˈeɪ skˈɜːt/
noun
very short skirt worn by ballerinas

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two-piece

two-piece

/tˈuːpˈiːs/
noun
a woman's very brief bathing suit

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