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half-slip

[haf-slip, hahf-] /ˈhæfˌslɪp, ˈhɑf-/
noun
1.
a woman's skirtlike undergarment, usually of a straight or slightly flared shape and having a narrow elasticized waistband.
Origin of half-slip
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • You wrap the fabric around yourself once, tuck the top into your half-slip, fold a few pleats, and tuck them into the same slip.

British Dictionary definitions for half-slip

half-slip

noun
1.
a woman's topless slip that hangs from the waist Also called waist-slip
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