[ suhn-soot ]
/ ˈsʌnˌsut /


any of various brief garments or outfits worn by women and children for leisure or play in warm weather, as shorts and a halter.

Origin of sunsuit

First recorded in 1925–30; sun + suit Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for sunsuit

  • Telzey snapped the tiny library shut, fastened it to the belt of her sunsuit and went over to the open window.

    Novice|James H. Schmitz

British Dictionary definitions for sunsuit


/ (ˈsʌnˌsuːt, -ˌsjuːt) /


a child's outfit consisting of a brief top and shorts or a short skirt
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