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topless Syllabification: top·less
Pronunciation: /ˈtäpləs/

Definition of topless in English:

adjective

1(Of a woman or a woman’s item of clothing) having or leaving the breasts uncovered: a topless dancer a topless swimsuit
More example sentences
  • Finally I got rid of them too and just have some topless ladies in thongs stand around by the pool all day long.
  • Rows of tanned muscles, tight speedos, topless girls and G-strings adorned the towels.
  • Their place is R-rated outings with plenty of hard-hitting stuff and the occasional topless woman.
Synonyms
half-naked, bare-breasted, bare-chested, semi-nude, shirtless
1.1(Of a place such as a bar or beach) where there are women wearing topless clothing: a topless beach
More example sentences
  • The city, for all its topless bars, has had a troubled and often costly relationship with the First Amendment.
  • In the past forty years, barmaids have been exposed to topless bars, and even to totally nude dancing in some pubs.
  • She works nights as a waitress at a topless bar, but her commute is running her down.

Derivatives

toplessness

1
noun
Example sentences
  • The fact is, toplessness in a man is not equal to toplessness in a woman.
  • Armed with the map, Richard and a young French couple he has met (she: slender brunette, winning eyes, partial to toplessness; he: undeserving) set off to find the beach.
  • The sunny, warm weekend was filled with that special combination of friendly flirting, sincere helpfulness, and relaxed toplessness that characterizes the festival every year.

Words that rhyme with topless

Patroclus • coxless

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