Sentence Examples


  • She glanced down at the straining bodice and made a face.
  • There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
  • Darting around a pole, she grabbed the top of the bodice so it wouldn't fall.
  • It was an off-the-shoulder style with spaghetti straps to hold up the bodice and a full skirt that made her waist look small.
  • 16), but the Aegean women developed it into a bodice-and-skirt costume, well represented by the frescoes of Cnossus and the statuettes of the snake-goddess and her votaries there discovered.