micromini
noun Date: 1966 a very short miniskirt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • micromini — /muy kroh min ee/, adj., n., pl. microminis. Informal. adj. 1. microminiature. n. 2. something of a microminiature size: Among rosebushes, the microminis are just 6 inches tall. 3. an extremely short miniskirt. [1965 70; MICRO + MINI(ATURE) or… …   Universalium

  • micromini — noun A very short miniskirt …   Wiktionary

  • micromini — micro·mini …   English syllables

  • micromini — mi•cro•min•i [[t]ˌmaɪ kroʊˈmɪn i[/t]] adj. n. pl. min•is 1) cvb inf microminiature 2) cvb inf something of a microminiature size 3) inf clo a very short miniskirt • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • micromini — ˌ noun Etymology: micr + mini (I) (miniskirt herein) : a very short miniskirt * * * /muy kroh min ee/, adj., n., pl. microminis. Informal. adj. 1. microminiature. n. 2. something of a microminiature size: Among rosebushes, the microminis are just …   Useful english dictionary

  • Skirt — For the cut of beef, see skirt steak. Polka dot skirt on a hanger. A skirt is a tube or cone shaped garment that hangs from the waist and covers all or part of the legs. In the western world, skirts are usually considered women s clothing.… …   Wikipedia

  • microskirt — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌˌ noun Etymology: micr + skirt (I) : micromini herein * * * microskirt same as ↑micro mini (n) …   Useful english dictionary

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