Definition of lingerie in English:
Women’s underwear and nightclothes.
- Honestly, she writes well and knows her lingerie from strap to underwire and back again.
- Her field was glamour - pouting prettily in skimpy lingerie or swimwear.
- How often are women in bikinis or lingerie found with their limbs spread, or in a come-hither pose?
mid 19th century: from French, from linge 'linen'.