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  • noun Plural form of cummerbund.

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Examples

  • So many of its traditional elements—white tie, tails, formal pumps, cummerbunds—have all but gone the way of the dodo bird.

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  • Hugo Boss's men's line, from 35-year-old designer Bart De Backer , featured purple suits in conservative cuts, and thick, conspicuous belts inspired by cummerbunds.

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  • Should they ever be so, then one struggles to imagine what the likes of Sepp Blatter might come up with – though on past evidence something involving cummerbunds and match officials who look like Sophia Loren would be most likely.

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  • "I like classic tuxedos, but the idea of using leather cummerbunds makes the outfits not only less dressy but also more aggressive," Mr. De Backer said.

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  • The women wore beige negligees with corsets tied over them; the men, trousers and shirts with cummerbunds (Chantal de la Coste Messelière designed the costumes).

    Long Night's Journey

  • The women wore beige negligees with corsets tied over them; the men, trousers and shirts with cummerbunds (Chantal de la Coste Messelière designed the costumes).

    Long Night's Journey

  • We were paid in an unlimited amount of bubble gum and the man didn't seem afraid to nickel and dime us here and there for new cummerbunds and what not.

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  • The women wore beige negligees with corsets tied over them; the men, trousers and shirts with cummerbunds (Chantal de la Coste Messelière designed the costumes).

    Long Night's Journey

  • The cummerbunds have been banished in favour of sharp, contemporary suits with magenta shirts and subtly sparkling grey ties.

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  • The women wore beige negligees with corsets tied over them; the men, trousers and shirts with cummerbunds (Chantal de la Coste Messelière designed the costumes).

    Long Night's Journey

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