American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A long full skirt belled out with a series of connected circular supports.
- n. A women's undergarment worn in various historical periods to hold the skirt extended into a fashionable shape, typically consisting of a fabric petticoat with casings to hold a stiffening material, variously rope, osiers, whalebone, steel, or nylon.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. a framework of hoops for expanding the skirts of a woman's dress; -- called also
Sorry, no example sentences found.
These user-created lists contain the word ‘hoop skirt’.
Fashion elegance, oddities, styles, and cool garments.
Anything worn from the waist down.
Looking for tweets for hoop skirt.