from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A one-piece tight-fitting leotard and tights combination, sometimes with foot straps.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A skin-tight garment covering the torso and the legs, sometimes the arms and feet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a tight-fitting garment of stretchy material that covers the body from the shoulders to the thighs (and may have long sleeves or legs reaching down to the ankles); worn by ballet dancers and acrobats for practice or performance


uni- + (leo)tard.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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