Definitions

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  • adjective of clothing That reaches to the floor

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Examples

  • Usually she wore a traditional floor-length wraparound Tibetan dress, her hip-long gray hair strung back in a knot topped with a green knitted cap above.

    Michaela Haas: The Lamp Of The Teachings Shines On: One Of The Greatest Female Tibetan Buddhist Masters Dies

  • Tabitha stepped forward, the folds of her wide floor-length gown cascading over my arm.

    Crossed

  • The woman was wearing a floor-length, shiny black leather trench coat, which was unbuttoned, thus revealing the cause of both the grating, squeaking noise and her speed.

    Bubble in the Bathtub

  • Usually she wore a traditional floor-length wraparound Tibetan dress, her hip-long gray hair strung back in a knot topped with a green knitted cap above.

    Michaela Haas: The Lamp Of The Teachings Shines On: One Of The Greatest Female Tibetan Buddhist Masters Dies

  • The woman was wearing a floor-length, shiny black leather trench coat, which was unbuttoned, thus revealing the cause of both the grating, squeaking noise and her speed.

    Bubble in the Bathtub

  • She leaned back in her chair, looked out the floor-length window, and saw, down below, a red convertible reversing, with nothing like due care and attention, out of a parking bay at the front of the building and into the roadway.

    The Priest

  • He played on the iconic "marini è re" blue-and-white striped sailor's shirt by overlapping navy and ivory strips of organdy in a strapless floor-length gown.

    In Haute Couture, '50s Glamour Meets the Cancan

  • We spent less than an hour with Deion, but in that time we saw him take delivery of a floor-length mink coat, tape a segment in which he presented Christmas gifts to a group of angelic children while in character as “Sanders Claus,” and playfully accost former NFL coach Jerry Glanville, demanding that Glanville turn over a sack full of biscuits from a Popeyes fast-food restaurant.

    In the Time of Bobby Cox

  • Rebecca Mir, a finalist on this year's "Germany's Next Top Model" TV reality show, walked the runway in a floor-length sunflower-yellow dress of French muslin that bounced with ruffles at the bust and hips.

    Americana in Berlin, With Thanks to Elvis

  • Tabitha stepped forward, the folds of her wide floor-length gown cascading over my arm.

    Crossed

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