from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A one-piece tight-fitting leotard and tights combination, sometimes with foot straps.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A skin-tight garment covering the torso and the legs, sometimes the arms and feet.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a tight-fitting garment of stretchy material that covers the body from the shoulders to the thighs (and may have long sleeves or legs reaching down to the ankles); worn by ballet dancers and acrobats for practice or performance
"That's a BRILLIANT idea!" we go, and "LOVE your writing!" and "That leather unitard is TO DIE FOR!"
Even Vera Elena Anaya, the beautiful woman the doc creates -- in the image of his dead wife and "made to measure" for himself -- has a larval look in her flesh-toned unitard and non-burn skin too unblemished to look human.
Abdullah as trailblazer While conceding that some clothing could be used to mask certain body parts and manipulate performance, Abdullah ended up putting together a 43-slide presentation to demonstrate to the IWF how, in her case, judges can see her joints even through a long-sleeved, tight-fitting unitard or looser singlet.
She was athletic and wearing a backless unitard and shorts, the sort of thing Kit would wear, only this girl had much better posture and infinitely more grace.
A Native American doll is played by a dancer in a painted unitard with a leather loincloth.
This year, the unitard is basically a "dunce" outfit that says "I'm with stupid" on the front of it.
-As the winner, Adam's prize is a "humilitard," the latest and greatest in the Big Brother unitard collection.
It'll probably be another Olympics challenge and the reward is having their unitard worn by The Flying Tomato or something.
One final thing the Lady Vengeance genre has over its male equivalent: Charles Bronson would look terrible in a spray-painted, body-hugging unitard.
Hal got rid of the unitard (looking back, that would work for females such as Brik or Jade, were she still alive … but on Hal? umm, no … glad he got the update).
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.