- Pencil skirt
Pencil skirt may refer to:
* Popular knee-length skirt shape, close fitting from hip to hem, slit at the side, front or back, often worn with tailored suit jackets (see also
Hobble skirt, a skirt with a narrow enough hem to significantly impede the wearer's stride.
*"Pencil Skirt," a song by Pulp from their 1995 album "
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pencil skirt — noun A straight, close fitting skirt • • • Main Entry: ↑pencil * * * pencil skirt UK US noun [countable] [singular pencil skirt plural pencil skirts … Useful english dictionary
pencil skirt — pencil .skirt n a long narrow straight skirt … Dictionary of contemporary English
pencil skirt — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms pencil skirt : singular pencil skirt plural pencil skirts a tight narrow skirt … English dictionary
pencil skirt — noun A slim skirt (clothing) with a straight and narrow cut, usually approximately knee length. And for Italian sportswear giant MaxMara, the cornerstone of the show was a crisp khaki safari jacket shown over a pencil skirt … Wiktionary
pencil skirt — noun a very narrow straight skirt … English new terms dictionary
pencil skirt — noun (C) a long narrow straight skirt … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
pencil skirt — /ˈpɛnsəl skɜt/ (say pensuhl skert) noun a long fitted skirt … Australian English dictionary
Skirt — For the cut of beef, see skirt steak. Polka dot skirt on a hanger. A skirt is a tube or cone shaped garment that hangs from the waist and covers all or part of the legs. In the western world, skirts are usually considered women s clothing.… … Wikipedia
pencil — n. & v. n. 1 (often attrib.) a an instrument for writing or drawing, usu. consisting of a thin rod of graphite etc. enclosed in a wooden cylinder (a pencil sketch). b a similar instrument with a metal or plastic cover and retractable lead. c a… … Useful english dictionary
pencil — /ˈpɛnsəl / (say pensuhl) noun 1. a thin tube of wood, etc., with a core of graphite, chalk, or the like, for drawing or writing. 2. style or skill in painting or delineation. 3. a slender, pointed piece of some marking substance. 4. a stick of… … Australian English dictionary