Definitions

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

  • n. A tight-fitting one-piece garment for the torso.

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

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Examples

  • Barbara had on an all-green body suit and was covered with purple balloons—she went as grapes and won third prize.

    Barbara Bush

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