Definition of 'midriff'
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She was also snapped exposing her toned midriff while taking a telephone call. The Sun (2017)I had my midriff over her chest area. The Sun (2016)Turn up in a strapless dress or with a bare midriff and you will be sent packing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She teamed it with a jumper which showed off her toned midriff. The Sun (2010)She wore a dotty cropped top and grey trousers and delighted fans by giving a flash of her tanned and toned midriff. The Sun (2013)This season's bare midriff trend is all about the ribs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The return of the bare upper midriff, perhaps. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Can you still pull off a bare midriff past 39? Times, Sunday Times (2012)All tied up Dare to bare a tanned midriff. The Sun (2012)Pinch the upper arm, thigh or midriff. Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989)Cue endless sit-ups and crunches in a bid to regain midriff tone. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some, such as the bare midriff, come from the catwalk. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Not a good idea to bare your midriff once you're over 25 for another. Times, Sunday Times (2006)If you don't want to bare your midriff, layer a vest under a cropped top. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A bare midriff, as we all know, is about as appealing as a bare bottom. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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