swimsuit

[ swim-soot ]
/ ˈswɪmˌsut /

noun

Origin of swimsuit

First recorded in 1925–30; swim + suit
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swimsuit

/ (ˈswɪmˌsuːt, -ˌsjuːt) /

noun

a woman's one-piece swimming garment that leaves the arms and legs bare
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Word Origin and History for swimsuit

swimsuit


n.

1934, from swim + suit (n.).

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