overskirt

[ oh-ver-skurt ]
/ ˈoʊ vərˌskɜrt /

noun

an outer skirt.
a skirt worn over the skirt of a dress and caught up or draped to reveal it.

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Origin of overskirt

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; over- + skirt
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British Dictionary definitions for overskirt

overskirt
/ (ˈəʊvəˌskɜːt) /

noun

an outer skirt, esp one that reveals a decorative underskirt
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