Often teddies. a woman's one-piece undergarment combining a chemise and underpants, sometimes having a snap crotch.
Informal. teddy bear.
How to use teddy in a sentence
In a story with multiple twists and turns, rangers in Glacier National Park have reunited a teddy bear with its owner more than a year after it was lost in the Montana park.What You Missed: Leaked Park Service Study on Harassment Shows Culture of Fear | Fred Dreier | November 16, 2021 | Outside Online
On route to the estate, a horse-drawn carriage passes her and a teddy bear falls from the carriage.‘Tandem: A Tale of Shadows’ is an exquisitely structured puzzle-platformer | Christopher Byrd | November 5, 2021 | Washington Post
Nobel once saw the aftermath of this decision in a couple in Saguaro National Forest who had fallen victim to the notorious teddy bear cholla.How to remove cactus spines (including ones stuck in your throat) | Kate Baggaley | October 4, 2021 | Popular-Science
In a 35 mph car accident, teddy would turn into a projectile with a force equivalent to about 5,300 pounds.
During these past several months, teddy’s sidestroke performance makes me laugh several times daily.I have the pandemic to thank for this precious time with my old hound, Teddy | Diana Nyad | December 21, 2020 | Washington Post
Thankfully, Aquaman is there to save the situation and give her a pep talk, while she clutches a teddy bear.
From the teddy Bears—whoever they were—in 1958 to Amy Winehouse in 2006.Greil Marcus Talks About Trying to Unlock Rock and Roll in 10 Songs | Allen Barra | November 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
One of the earliest ticker-tape parades was for teddy Roosevelt when he returned from an African safari in 1910.It’s Time for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans to Get a Parade of Their Own | Michael Daly | November 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
More hokey than the inspired objects recalled by the curators: A frumpy teddy bear.
Asked what kind of Democrat she was, Teachout responded without missing a beat, “A teddy Roosevelt Democrat.”Can New York Democrat Zephyr Teachout Stop Governor Andrew Cuomo? | David Freedlander | August 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Well, you know he's a new bear; he isn't your old one, so I wouldn't call him teddy.
With Benny sitting by to watch proceedings, Jess mapped out a remarkable teddy-bear.
This bear was a poor looking creature, which had once been an expensive bright-eyed teddy-bear made of brown plush.
"Hal" and "teddy" and "Chestnut" are very tired for they have been pulling the plough, the wagon, or doing some farm work all day.Seven O'Clock Stories | Robert Gordon Anderson
Father had hitched teddy, the buckskin horse, to the big sleigh and was going for the Doctor.Seven O'Clock Stories | Robert Gordon Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for teddy
a woman's one-piece undergarment, incorporating a chemise top and panties
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