miniskirt

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English[edit]

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A plaid rah-rah miniskirt.

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Etymology[edit]

mini- +‎ skirt.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmɪnɪskəːt/
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Noun[edit]

miniskirt (plural miniskirts)

  1. A short skirt with its hemline well above the knees, generally at mid-thigh level.
    • 1966 May 29, Russell Baker, “Observer: London Is I-Cumen In, Sing Cu-Cu”, in The New York Times[1], ISSN 0362-4331:
      People who are “switched-on” and can twitch to prove it. And now–the latest—the chest toupee and the mini-skirt. [] For the benefit of those who are neither switched-on nor gear, the mini-skirt is actually a semi-skirt.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English miniskirt.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mi‧ni‧skirt

Noun[edit]

miniskirt

  1. a miniskirt

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:miniskirt.


Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English miniskirt.

Noun[edit]

miniskirt (Jawi spelling مينيسکرت‎, informal 1st possessive miniskirtku, 2nd possessive miniskirtmu, 3rd possessive miniskirtnya)

  1. miniskirt

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