bustle

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Synonyms for bustle

Synonyms for bustle

Synonyms for bustle

a rapid active commotion

a framework worn at the back below the waist for giving fullness to a woman's skirt

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move or cause to move energetically or busily

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Dutiful research indicated that wire-framed bustle skirts were all the rage in the 1880s, said Jeannette Hammitt of Brownsville, wearing a puffed-out dress with a pair of lace-up boots and an ostrich-feathered hat.
Charlotte, 21, looks every inch the lady of the manor in a feathered hat, bustle skirt and lace gloves.
Silk taffeta and French lace corset, bustle skirt and asymmetric top, pounds 1608, Anne Priscilla, Glasgow 0141 222 2504; bracelet, pounds 14.99, Jon Richard @ Debenhams; flowers, to order, Ruby Flowers, as before
His trademark Victorian style bustle skirts were included in the bright mural on the wall of the bedroom I stayed in, along with layers of textures in the decor - leather covered walls, next to hessian walls, with a grand and beautiful heavy velvet curtain - just part of the design elements in my room that made my heart sing and my hands want to touch everything.