brassiere

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Synonyms for brassiere

an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts

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She is granted the first US patent for the brassiere the following year.
Folks kept forkin' over all kinds a stuff to me too: Lit up Roman candles, cocktails, zebra striped brassieres.
Insatiable actress Gwyneth Paltrow - who last week claimed she wore all her men out with her sex demands - had obviously worn out all her brassieres, too, as she displayed acres of cleavage beneath her jacket.
There were huge puppets and decorated artwork that the women wove into the Wall of Shame, amid other adornments of brassieres, balloons, flowers, and messages directed at trade leaders.
Others festooned the much-hated fence with hundreds of brassieres, balloons, flowers, and crayon drawings with messages for the leaders.
While you can leave your blushes and your bone crushing brassieres at home.
It provided a form of financial compensation so female soldiers could buy their own brassieres.
Manufacturers did indeed develop this profitable concept, and by 1929 Corsets & Brassieres included a monthly "Junior Department" in each issue.
The latest version of Silon-TEX is a complete line of brassieres for breast reconstructive surgery.
Man-made fiber brassieres, body-supporting garments.
This, perhaps, is the reason why the premium and super-premium segment of the lingerie industry, with brassieres priced above Rs.
Melbourne, Apr 2 ( ANI ): British charity Oxfam's Big Bra Hunt aims to collect one million brassieres during April with the support of celebrities including Dame Helen Mirren, Zoe Ball and Miquita Oliver.
to provide women with high-quality, safe-wear tested, comfortable brassieres that are uniquely designed to fit women and naturally enhance their bust, without water, air, or gel-filled inserts, under the brand name "By Seka".
Meanwhile, Ms Lornie is asking for brassieres to exhibit in a special show in October, unusual ones, famous ones or just old ones.
And in the quest for the ultimate uplift, bra boffins predict brassieres will become more hi-tech over the next 100 years.