bustier

[boos-tyey]
noun
a woman's close-fitting, sleeveless, strapless top, often elasticized, usually having boning or facing to give it shape, and worn as a blouse.

Origin:
< French, originally an undergarment so tailored; see bust1, -ier2

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busty

[buhs-tee]
adjective, bustier, bustiest. Informal. (of a woman)
having a large bust; bosomy.

Origin:
1940–45; bust1 + -y1

bustiness, noun
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bustier (ˈbuːstɪeɪ)
 
n
a type of close-fitting usually strapless top worn by women

busty (ˈbʌstɪ)
 
adj , bustier, bustiest
(of a woman) having a prominent bust

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bustier
1979, from Fr.bustier, from buste "bust" (see bust (1)).

busty
"having large breasts," 1944, from bust (n.) in the "bosom" sense + -y (2).
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Snuck into restaurant dressed as fellow-diner but press tags slipped out of bustier.
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