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Synonyms for corset

Synonyms for corset

a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

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and with a sudden gesture he plucked forth the offending corsets from under the sofa cushion, and held them out with the expression one would wear on beholding the thumbscrews or the rack of ancient times.
It is vain to argue the matter, and I won't try, but I wish to state, once for all, that if I ever see a pair of corsets near Rose, I'll put them in the fire, and you may send the bill to me.
As he spoke the corsets were on their way to destruction, but Mrs.
Her costume was remarkable for the partial development, on all possible occasions, of some flannel vestment of a singular structure; also for affording glimpses, in the region of the back, of a corset, or pair of stays, in colour a dead-green.
Catching sight of the yellow shoulders of Lidia Ivanovna jutting out above her corset, and her fine pensive eyes bidding him to her, Alexey Alexandrovitch smiled, revealing untarnished white teeth, and went towards her.
Appeared a little red-satin Spanish girdle, whale-boned like a tiny corset, pointed, the pioneer finery of a frontier woman who had crossed the plains.
The corsets are all steel boned and they are made to fit your waist naturally.
The 25-year-old from Berlin, Germany, is a tight-lacing enthusiast, a craze which sees fans use corsets to drastically change their bodies.
About the Company: Over 10 years in the making, Taylor Lane began researching and developed a passion for constructing high quality and comfortable corsets in her early 20s.
Even some corsets from the 19th century have these kind of falsies built into them, so the idea of augmenting your natural breast size in some way is very old and probably impossible to trace all the way back,'' she said.
14 ( ANI ): Experts have warned that corsets are coming back in fashion thanks to the latest diet fad, called the 'corset diet', which though helps in curbing one's food intake, is dangerous.
For it was only after she had installed a Victorian shopping arcade for her corsets and bridal gowns in Knowle, Solihull, that she realised the building used to be a haberdashery.
It gave her enough space for her wildest dreams to come true - a shop and arcade to display her corsets and a Catwalk Cafe for afternoon tea and fashion shows.
AMIDLAND mum is adding a little va-va-voom to ladies' wardrobes ahead of Valentine's Day - by encouraging them to wear corsets.