Complete Definition of "swimsuit"

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English

Etymology
A compound of swim + suit.

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-swimsuit.ogg|Audio (US)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A tight-fitting garment worn for swimming.

#:Trisha refused to go swimming with her brother until he helped her find her favorite swimsuit.

Synonyms
bathers italbrac|Australia
budgie smugglers italbrac|Australia|slang
cossie italbrac|Australia
dick-stickers italbrac|Australia|slang
dick togs italbrac|Australia|slang
dps italbrac|Australia|slang (pronounced dee pees)
grape smugglers italbrac|slang
sluggos italbrac|Australia|slang
swimmers italbrac|Australia
swimming costume
swimming trunks
togs italbrac|Australia

Translations
trans-top|tight-fitting garment worn for swimming
Afrikaans: swemklere, swempak
Catalan: vestit de bany m
Chinese:
:Cantonese: 游泳衣 (yau.wı̿ng.yì)
:Mandarin: 游泳衣 (yóyǒngyī)
Croatian: kupaći kostim
Czech: plavky f p
Danish: badedragt
Dutch: badpak n
Esperanto: bankostumo
Estonian: trikoo
Finnish: uimapuku, uima-asu
French: maillot m, maillot de bain m, costume de bain m
German: Badeanzug m
Greek: μαγιό (magió) n
Hebrew: בגד ים (beged yam) m
Hungarian: fürdőruha
Indonesian: pakaian renang
Irish: culaith shnámha g|Irish
Italian: costume da bagno m, costume m
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Japanese: 水着 (みずぎ, mizugi), 海水着 (かいすいぎ, kaisuigi), 水泳着 (すいえいぎ, suieigi)
Maltese: malja f
Norwegian: badedrakt c
Polish: kostium kąpielowy m
Portuguese: roupa de banho f
Russian: купальный костюм (kupál’nyj kostjúm) m, купальник (kupál’nik, women’s) m, плавки (plávki, men’s) p
Spanish: traje de baño m italbrac|especially Latin America, bañador m italbrac|Spain, calzonera f italbrac|Southeastern Mexico, calzón de baño m italbrac|Mexico, calzoneta f italbrac|Guatemala, calzoneta de baño f italbrac|El Salvador|Nicaragua, malla de baño f italbrac|Argentina|Uruguay, ropa de baño m italbrac|Peru, terno de baño m italbrac|Ecuador, trusa f italbrac|Cuba, vestido de baño m italbrac|Colombia|Panama
Swedish: baddräkt c
Tagalog: damit-pampaligo
Turkish: mayo#Turkish|mayo
Vietnamese: quần áo bơi
trans-bottom

See also
top2
bikini
boardies
board shorts
monokini
neck-to-knee
mid2
skinny dipping
swimming shorts
swimming trunks
swimwear

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Revision and Credits for"swimsuit"
  • 2007-07-16 19:11 - AutoFormat - -{{top|tight-fitting garment worn for swimming}} +{{trans-top|tight-fitting garment worn for swimming}}

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