overskirt

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English[edit]

A transparent overskirt worn over another skirt

Etymology[edit]

over- +‎ skirt

Noun[edit]

overskirt (plural overskirts)

  1. A skirt worn visibly, especially over another layer, such as a petticoat.
    • 2009 July 19, Anita Gates, “Goofy Fun, With Dapper Men”, New York Times:
      Agnès’s dress is very attractive too, but the overskirt did remind me of some old Ralph Lauren sheets I used to have.