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gymslip

Line breaks: gym|slip
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɪmslɪp
 
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Definition of gymslip in English:

noun

British
A sleeveless belted tunic reaching from the shoulder to the knee, formerly worn by schoolgirls.
Example sentences
  • Miss Hopper was wearing her original gymslip and sash from her school in Askrigg, and had borrowed a matching blazer.
  • Her gymslip was neatly pleated over a well-developed bosom, which again was not the case with me.
  • In those days, the young students didn't wear nylon tracksuits and trainers, but gymslips and plimsolls.

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