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garter belt Syllabification: gar·ter belt
Pronunciation: /ˈɡärdər belt/

Definition of garter belt in English:


North American
A belt with attached garters or fasteners, worn as an undergarment to hold up stockings.
Example sentences
  • Beside this, an armchair was covered in a wild outgrowth of clothes: summer dresses; stockings; suspenders; a garter belt; an ornate white basque that she had worn for him one night.
  • The dress lay open in the back to reveal a black lace bra, panties and the garter belt that lay against her hips.
  • A warmly welcomed returning veteran is the garter belt.
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