Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See petticoat.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A kind of skirt modelled on old-fashioned petticoats.

Etymologies

Blend of petticoat and skirt (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I also purchased Rosie's birthday pettiskirt, Spongebob birthday crown, and hair clippies from Etsy.

    Ohdeedoh

  • She's got quite the tutu variety - from the tame ones that pass for an almost regular skirt to the full and fun pettiskirt kind.

    Celebrity Baby Blog

  • My Princess Academy's newest products including the princess pettiskirt, musical light-up wand and jeweled crown.

    undefined

  • The ivory dupioni silk flower girl dresses were made by Etsy seller BklynDoll and accented by a pink pettiskirt.

    Weddingbee

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.