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[swim-wair] /ˈswɪmˌwɛər/
clothing designed to be worn for swimming or at a beach.
Origin of swimwear
1930-35; swim + wear Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for swimwear
  • Thoroughly wash swimwear and clean out camping equipment for a less pungent spring awakening.
  • Pack appropriate swimwear for the water sports you want to enjoy.
  • swimwear is likely on your packing list, but it is important to pack enough pieces.
  • For years, automakers adorned the stages of consumer auto shows with models in swimwear, evening wear or low-cut blouses.
  • During the day, casual dress is expected, but swimwear is not permitted in the dining rooms or public areas of many ships.
  • Spacious changing rooms and showers are available for guest use, although towels and swimwear are not provided.
  • The actress-singer's eponymous collection includes purses, jewelry and swimwear, as well.
  • And no ships allow shorts or swimwear in the dining areas at night.
  • Dress modestly and only wear swimwear on beaches when few people can see you.
  • But only this season did he come up with a look that firmly placed him on the swimwear map.

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