Definition of gigot sleeve in English:

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gigot sleeve

noun

A leg-of-mutton sleeve.
Example sentences
  • Large gigot sleeves along with wider and shorter skirts began to emerge as the silhouette for the Romantic Period.
  • The small gigot sleeve is particularly attractive to create a broad shoulder line, which in turn gives the illusion of a small waist.
  • Her gown is authentically styled, from the ribbed gigot sleeves and romantic ribbons to the ruffled bodice and underskirt, and soft pastel colors.

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Syllabification: gig·ot sleeve

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