Definition of Decolletage

1. Noun. A low-cut neckline on a woman's dress.

Generic synonyms: Neckline



Definition of Decolletage

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of d├ęcolletage) ¹

2. Noun. A low neckline on a woman's dress, especially one that reveals or emphasizes her cleavage. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Decolletage

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Decolletage

decoits
decoity
decoke
decoked
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decollate
decollated
decollates
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decollations
decollator
decollement
decolletage (current term)
decolletages
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decologies
decology
decolonisation
decolonisations
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decolonised
decolonises
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decolonization
decolonizations
decolonize

Literary usage of Decolletage

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1. Crome Yellow by Aldous Huxley (1922)
"wore a pale sea-green dress; on the slope of her mauve-powdered decolletage diamonds twinkled. An immensely long cigarette- holder projected at an angle ..."

2. What is Coming?: A European Forecast by Herbert George Wells (1916)
"The plain well-made dress will oust the ribbon and the decolletage. In every way the war is accelerating the emancipation of women from sexual ..."

3. The Palaces of Crete and Their Builders by Angelo Mosso (1907)
"The sleeves are very short, and the decolletage in front very wide, showing the bust (Fig. 60). A very similar style of dress is still found among the ..."

4. Standards by William Crary Brownell (1917)
"The current affinity of the bottom .of the skirt for that of the decolletage is destined no doubt to a richer realization, ..."

5. Standards by William Crary Brownell (1917)
"The current affinity of the bottom of the skirt for that of the decolletage is destined no doubt to a richer realization, ..."

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