an elastic fiber, chiefly a synthetic polymer of polyurethane, used in girdles, swimsuits, etc.
Origin of spandexarbitrary metathesis of expand
A synthetic fiber or fabric made from a polymer containing polyurethane, used in the manufacture of elastic clothing.
Of or relating to spandex or its elastic qualities.
Origin of spandexAlteration of expand.
(usually uncountable, plural spandexes)
Coined as an anagram of the word expands