Definition of hula skirt in English:

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hula skirt

Pronunciation: /ˈho͞olə ˌskərt/


A long grass skirt as worn by a hula dancer.
Example sentences
  • Danielle was steaming by the time they changed into their so-called uniforms down at the pool - more like a mix between a hula skirt and a bikini swimsuit.
  • A little girl, sitting on the carpet in the waiting room, had set up in front of her a collection of plastic dinosaurs along with a Barbie doll in a hula skirt, and a small stuffed bear.
  • Low clouds hung around the foothills like a hula skirt.

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Syllabification: hu·la skirt

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