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1. lingerie

noun. ['ˈlɑːnʒɝˌeɪ'] women's underwear and nightclothes.

Synonyms

  • intimate apparel
  • underwear
  • nightgown
  • nightie
  • underclothing
  • nightdress
  • undies
  • underclothes
  • gown

Antonyms

  • undress

Etymology

  • lingerie (French)
  • -erie (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Lingerie

  • accuray
  • tanqueray

Example sentences of the word lingerie


1. Noun, singular or mass
A grown women has a least one set of beautiful lingerie at the ready for that special moment.

2. Adjective
You have five or six lingerie bras but only one sports bra.

Quotes containing the word lingerie


1. Lingerie is my next love after clothing; I think it is what is worn underneath that really inspires a woman to feel beautiful in her clothes - that inner, secret glamour.
- Alice Temperley

2. Brevity is the soul of lingerie.
- Dorothy Parker, While Rome Burns

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