underskirt

[ uhn-der-skurt ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌskɜrt /

noun

a skirt, as a petticoat, worn under another skirt or a dress.

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Origin of underskirt

First recorded in 1860–65; under- + skirt
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British Dictionary definitions for underskirt

underskirt
/ (ˈʌndəˌskɜːt) /

noun

any skirtlike garment worn under a skirt
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