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underbodice

[ uhn-der-bod-is ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌbɒd ɪs /
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noun
a bodice worn under an outer bodice.
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Origin of underbodice

First recorded in 1890–95; under- + bodice
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How to use underbodice in a sentence

  • Then, slipping two fingers into the aperture, she tore open her lace underbodice.

    The Second Latchkey|Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  • They crackled against the soft mauve ribbons of her underbodice.

  • Full skirt is attached on elastic to china silk underbodice.

    The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
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