Definition of hemline in English:

hemline

Line breaks: hem|line
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛmlʌɪn
 
/

noun

The level of the lower edge of a garment such as a skirt, dress, or coat: modest dress means that hemlines must be below the knee
More example sentences
  • Some designers showed fur as a trim - around the necklines or hemlines of dresses, or on the collars and cuffs of sweaters and jackets.
  • There were groups of Neanderthal-looking guys talking about football, and groups of girls wearing dresses with way high hemlines and way low necklines.
  • Some dresses feature freaky frilled hemlines, and striped suits were shown with dramatic hats that wouldn't have looked out of place at Ascot.

More definitions of hemline

Definition of hemline in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsɛmbləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…