from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Made in or consisting of two parts or pieces.
- n. A garment, such as a swimsuit, consisting of two parts.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. comprising two pieces
- n. A garment consisting of two separate parts; especially such a swimsuit
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of clothing) made in or consisting of two parts or pieces
- n. a woman's very brief bathing suit
- n. a business suit consisting of a matching jacket and skirt or trousers
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"We call it two-piece and fries, the bikini and the bras," said Stephen Derek, a traditional costume maker, referring to the skimpy costumes that have become a staple of the new bands.
Yet in some countries women are not able to purchase, let alone wear, the two-piece swimsuit.
But instead of naming his suit for a discovery in physics, Réard focused instead on the idea that a woman in his two-piece would herself be a metaphorical bomb, one that could yield an unprecedented, explosive reaction.
Still, some European ladies began to wear the skimpy two-piece suits.
His compatriot Louis Réard, then also at work on a two-piece swimsuit, boasted that his own creation, even smaller, would “split the Atom” to become the first “sub-anatomical” bathing outfit.
And yes, Lakshmi reveals one challenge while sporting a two-piece — the foodie equivalent of Princess Leia's gold bikini from The Empire Strikes Back.
— The white two-piece suit John Lennon wore on the cover of the Beatles'"Abbey Road" album has been sold at auction in Connecticut for $46,000.
STAMFORD, Conn. â The white two-piece suit John Lennon wore on the cover of the Beatles' "Abbey Road" album has been sold at auction in Connecticut for $46,000.
— The white two-piece suit John Lennon wore on the cover of the Beatles
STAMFORD, Conn. â The white two-piece suit John Lennon wore on the cover of the Beatles' "Abbey Road" album has been sold at auction in...
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