sweater girl

sweater girl
noun Date: 1940 a woman with a shapely bust

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  • Sweater girl — describes a fashion look popularized in Hollywood in the 1940s and 1950s by actresses such as Lana Turner and Jane Russell exemplified by the wearing of a tight sweater in order to emphasize the bustline. In its original form the image was often… …   Wikipedia

  • sweater girl — noun a girl with an attractive bust who wears tight sweaters • Hypernyms: ↑girl, ↑miss, ↑missy, ↑young lady, ↑young woman, ↑fille * * * noun : a girl with a shapely bust * * * a young woman with a shapely bosom, esp. one who wears tight sweaters …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweater-girl — sweatˈer girl noun (informal) A woman with a large bust, usu one wearing a tight fitting sweater • • • Main Entry: ↑sweat …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweater girl — sweat′er girl n. a young woman with a shapely bosom • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

  • sweater girl — a young woman with a shapely bosom, esp. one who wears tight sweaters. [1940 45] * * * …   Universalium

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