corset

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Synonyms for corset

Synonyms for corset

a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

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She was an office worker in Smiths Dock before becoming a housekeeper and then a corsetiere until she retired.
She graduated from Amsterdam High School and worked as a corsetiere for Luries Department Store, prior to raising her family.
His father was born in Scotland and had been the attorney for the Canadian Pacific Railway Company; his mother, also of Scotch descent and born in Canada, was a successful corsetiere in New York.
But a modest Sadie Ayton stressed yesterday she was the number two to Her Majesty's own corsetiere.
McQueen's new shop, designed by Azman Owens, is in Conduit Street, London on the stretch between Regent and New Bond Streets that was once the preserve of airline offices and the odd corsetiere. His arrival, following those of fashion luminaries like Vivienne Westwood.
Fear sends them to the corsetiere, trembling; the same corsetiere from whom they fled mockingly a couple of years back, at the beck of a mad style authority who decreed "zat ze body must be free of ze restrictions, in order zat ze new styles shall hang so freely." [1]
She appeared on Top of the Pops singing the Spice Girls' hit single, Mama, wearing the Monique breast enhancers, bought from the Queen's corsetiere, Rigby and Peller, in London.
Her "debut" was "brilliant," "her air distingue"; she patronizes the "dismally unhappy" Amelia with her "genteel jargon," offering her own "corsetiere" to help cure the unfashionable Amelia's "chaussee" (VF, p.
He sleeps in his corset, which he wouldn't show me, though he did say it was designed by Aris Norris, a noted English corsetiere.
The lineup includes gemologist and jewelry designer Janina Dizon-Hoschka; milliner, fashion designer, and corsetiere Mitch Dulce, whose works have been featured in American TV shows Gossip Girl and The Carrie Diaries; and Australian-born fashion blogger, host, and model Kim Jones.
Having originally completed her training in Croydon as a fully qualified corsetiere, Wendy returned to Wales to find that her services were in demand.