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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of elasticise.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. made with strands or inserts of elastic


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Just when was poly osti-frocks with elasticised waists worn by anyone other than our mums? see you soon! debrina

    not a fashionista moment @1985

  • I applaud your putting on of shoes: while not all of us have the callouses to casually chase down an intruder in bare feet, my experience of such a situation has taught me that a handy pair of elasticised Blundstones would have meant the actual capture of one who attempted forced entry into one of my abodes.

    Cheeseburger Gothic » Probably lucky I couldn’t find my boots.

  • I wonder if that elasticised waist was ACTUALLY on the jumper before it because skants.

    Regretsy – Skants Skants Revolution

  • Was it a point in time roughly contemporaneous with you being caught with your giant elasticised pantaloons around your ankles.

    Archive 2007-02-18

  • A sport in which one throws oneself from a high place such as a bridge to which one is attached by an elasticised cord.

    November 2007

  • All the fashion mistakes were there in bulk: combats elasticised at the ankle, shapeless shifts, murky colours, the wrong prints.

    Archive 2007-09-01

  • I have to get age 7/8 trousers for Kyle's length of leg, but he has no bum and the M&S are great because they have an elasticised waist and are easy to adjust.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • And then before you can say Big Mac, all of you will be shopping for elasticised trousers and extra-large T-shirts together.

    Hindustan Times News Feeds 'Views'

  • They feature a main internal compartment with elasticised pockets, a front zip pocket, nylon lining, a large padded microfibre change mat, a zip-top wet purse, an OiOi wipes case and protective metal feet on the base.

    The Australian Jewish News

  • Below this is the elasticised hand-strap, under which resides the battery, on which is a button which can be pressed to tell the current charge.


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