Entry from British & World English dictionary
(Especially of clothing) reaching down to the floor: a floor-length skirt
More example sentences
- A clingy body stocking complements a floor-length skirt with a pareo tied at the waist for flair.
- Meanwhile, in the high street, thong and push-up bra sales are heading south, while Victorian blouses and floor-length skirts are the must-haves of the autumn and winter ranges.
- Her clothes echoed her hair - she would dress in the embroidered shirts and wide floor-length skirts of the southern state of Oaxaca, and she would often paint herself in this guise.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: floor-length
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