Definition of 'polka dot'
Example sentences containing 'polka dot'
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She was wearing a white cotton dress with red polka dots. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)It was a blue dress with yellow polka dots and it was my dream. The Sun (2010)Pair prints or polka dots with red lipstick. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But polka dots have another side that can be very young and very fun. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She wears a bright red wig and dresses entirely in polka dots, right down to her wheelchair. Times, Sunday Times (2012)THIS polka dot dress sold out within an hour after she was seen, in it. The Sun (2015)I'm thinking the wardrobe department are designing polka dot dresses! The Sun (2010)I saw his glance settle upon my own: dark blue with white polka dots. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I am looking for a men's silk scarf that is navy blue with white polka dots. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I was tweeting on these dotty matters last week when a friendly follower directed me to a useful page devoted to the history of the polka dot. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
So put on that polka-dot bikini and say cheese. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Big polka-dot bikinis are also something they both agree on. Times, Sunday Times (2006)No wardrobe should be without a polka-dot tie. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The toned mum of three looked years younger in a green polka-dot bikini on the beach in Hawaii. The Sun (2009)I have a classic, polka-dot tuxedo shirt from there. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A large ponderous man in a polka-dot tie stood by a small punchy one in a polka-dot tie. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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