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bathing suit

[bey-th ing] /ˈbeɪ ðɪŋ/
noun
1.
a garment worn for swimming.
Also called swimsuit.
Origin of bathing suit
1870-1875
1870-75
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Examples from the web for bathing suit
  • Wear an old bathing suit, as the water often discolors whatever you're wearing.
  • The exhibit has an area where you can change into your bathing suit in privacy.
  • But nothing beats waking up on a cold winter morning, putting on a bathing suit and heading to the water.
  • For the beach itself, you'll need a bathing suit and a pair of flip-flops or sandals.
  • Bring a bathing suit if staying at a hotel with a pool or if planning to visit the water parks.
  • Pack your bathing suit and golf clubs for a trip to the desert.
  • Even though it might seem odd to wear a bathing suit among snowbanks and glaciers, bring one.
  • The school provides the necessary equipment, but you'll need to bring a bathing suit and beach towel.
  • You'll be surprised at how much time you spend in your bathing suit, your bathrobe, or a t-shirt and shorts.
  • Whichever type of dolphin swim you decide to do, pack essentials such as a bathing suit and towel.
British Dictionary definitions for bathing suit

bathing suit

/ˈbeɪðɪŋ/
noun
1.
a garment worn for bathing, esp an old-fashioned one that covers much of the body
2.
another name for swimming costume
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