Definitions

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  • adj. Above the bust.

Etymologies

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over- +‎ bust

Examples

  • But a real custom made overbust corset is an expensive thing.

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  • Ladies, if you're game, you won't be disappointed. these also offer far more support for the bust (if overbust stays are made/purchased) because the shoulders and upper back are not carrying the load.

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  • Here's a dumb question of my own: in vintage patterns, is the "bust" number the overbust number, or the bra size as it is in, say, slip sizing?

    Three in One - A Dress A Day

  • It need hardly be said that I am toying with the idea of running piping along that overbust seam, does it?

    Looking Delightful - A Dress A Day

  • Like a beautiful brocade corset (Edwardian overbust) in the most elegant gold and cream wedding-style brocade.

    I have the most wonderful man in the whole world.

  • Timeless Trends of Austin, Texas, manufactures a wide selection of quality underbust and overbust corsets that are sold online and in retail stores around the world.

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  • This double faced ivory satin wool strapless sweetheart mermaid dress with overbust bow and vertical seaming will have everyone's eyes on you, as they should be.

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