Definitions

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  • n. a long skirt ending below the calf
  • adj. used of women's clothing having a hemline at the ankle

Etymologies

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Examples

  • "I didn't see a lack of confidence in Maxi Rodríguez, Raul Meireles or Steven Gerrard," said Hodgson on Sunday.

    Five issues Roy Hodgson must resolve to save his job at Liverpool

  • One possibility that GoAuto floated by BMW, with no affirmative or negative response, was the name Maxi, as in the Austin Maxi five-door developed by Sir Alec Issigonis.

    Jalopnik

  • Turned on its side and emptied of peanut butter, the Maxi is a watertight sleeping unit that can be rolled to any number of vacant lots.

    Paul Greenberg: Tips for Tougher Times

  • First, I must say I'm not quite sure why it's called Maxi except possibly for the large amounts of material that go into them.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • We got the first sign that South Africa was hosting 32 of the world's best soccer teams at a rest stop diner called Maxi's.

    VQR

  • Jezebel. com and were deconstructed by business bloggers: "The iPad: protecting your data from embarrassing incidents," "So will the 64GB one be called the Maxi-Pad?" and "Can I get a scented iPad for when my data feels not-so-fresh?"

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • His first major album, the self - titled Maxi Priest (1988), established him as one of the top British reggae singers.

    Cayman Net News Daily Headlines

  • Last week the promotion won the "Maxi" Award, the International Council of Shopping Centers 'equivalent of Hollywood's Oscar.

    The Kids Play--And You Pay

  • Due to on-the-fly decompression, the CD can have up to 2 GB of executable software installed on it over 8GB on the DVD "Maxi" edition.

    Knoppix 4.0 Live CD/DVD Released « open thinking

  • It’s called Maxi’s Lounge I think, and there you will find a steampunk party.

    Not an April Fool’s post.

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