Synonyms of 'Underwear'
Balmorala 19th-century woollen petticoat, worn showing below the skirt basquea short extension below the waist to the bodice of a woman's jacket, etc bloomerswomen's or girls' baggy knickers bodya woman's close-fitting one-piece garment for the torso body stockingboxer shorts or boxersmen's underpants shaped like shorts but having a front opening brassiere or brabriefsmen's underpants or women's pants without legs broekies (South Africa)underpants bustlecamiknickerswomen's knickers attached to a camisole top camisolea woman's underbodice with shoulder straps, originally designed as a cover for a corset chemisettecombinations or (U.S. & Canad.) union suita one-piece undergarment covering the entire body corseleta piece of armour for the top part of the body corseta stiffened, elasticated, or laced foundation garment, worn esp by women, that usually extends from below the chest to the hips, providing support for the spine and stomach and shaping the figure crinolinea petticoat stiffened with this, worn to distend skirts, esp in the mid-19th century drawers or underdrawersfoundation garmenta woman's undergarment worn to shape and support the figure; brassiere or corset French knickerswomen's wide-legged underpants garteran elastic strap attached to a belt or corset having a fastener at the end, for holding up women's stockings girdlea woman's elastic corset covering the waist to the thigh G-stringhalf-slip or waist-slipjockstrap or athletic supportknickersan undergarment for women covering the lower trunk and sometimes the thighs and having separate legs or leg-holes liberty bodicelingeriewomen's underwear and nightwear long johnsunderpants with long legs pannierone of two puffed-out loops of material worn drawn back onto the hips to reveal the underskirt pantiesa pair of women's or children's underpants pantsa garment shaped to cover the body from the waist to the ankles or knees with separate tube-shaped sections for both legs panty girdlea foundation garment with a crotch, often of lighter material than a girdle petticoata woman's light undergarment in the form of an underskirt or including a bodice supported by shoulder straps shiftan underskirt or dress with little shaping shorts or undershorts mainly US, Canadian)men's underpants that usually reach mid-thigh singlet mainly British)a man's sleeveless undergarment covering the body from the shoulders to the hips step-insstep-in garments, esp underwear string vestsuspender or (U.S.) garteran elastic strap attached to a belt or corset having a fastener at the end, for holding up women's stockings suspender belt or (U.S.) garter belta belt with garters, esp for holding up a woman's stockings teddya woman's one-piece undergarment, incorporating a chemise top and panties thermalstrunksshorts worn for some sports underpantsa man's undergarment covering the body from the waist or hips to the top of the thighs or knees undershirtunderskirtvest, undervest, undershirt, T-shirt (U.S. & Canad.), or (Austral.) singletan undergarment covering the body from the shoulders to the hips, made of cotton, nylon, etc Y-frontsboys' or men's underpants having a front opening within an inverted Y shape ▷ See underwear
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Word List of Underwear from the Collins English Word Lists