bra bra  /b ˈrɑ/


  • (n) an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts



  1. That's the agenda behind all the bra-size propaganda you're hearing.
  2. Scientists in Hong Kong have discovered there's a better way to build a bra.
  3. The Problem: Apparently, the world has overlooked the bra as an environmental savior.


  1. Bra Boutiques Bloom as Big Bazongas Bewilder the Bamboobled!

    Strapping in for the long haul. (Photo by Vecchio/Three Lions/Getty Images) As a young woman, one of the most memorable coming-of-age moments is being taken to get your first bra: equal parts mortifying and thrilling, it’s one of those prepubescent rites that most adults wouldn’t care to repeat. And yet a colleague and I recently found ourselves re-enacting a scene from Judy Blume in the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The New York Observer

  2. Police: Pa. wedding guest stole, hid loot in bra

    A Pennsylvania woman has been charged with stealing money from cards brought to a wedding reception she was attending — and trying to hide the loot in her bra.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Justin Bieber Tweets Picture Of Bra Onstage, Notes How Fans Have Grown Up

    Justin Bieber got a bra thrown at him onstage at a concert this weekend, so the 19-year-old pop singer handled it the best way he knows how — sharing a picture with the world. The social media savvy singer tweeted a pic of the beige-colored bra onstage while in the background thousands of girls threw [...] Justin Bieber Tweets Picture Of Bra Onstage, Notes How Fans Have Grown Up is a post from ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Inquisitr


  1. "I always wanted to wear the Fantasy Bra. It's the first time that Victoria's Secret makes a black diamond bra," Lima said. "A woman could definitely buy it if they love it and men too."
    on Nov 16, 2008 By: Adriana Lima Source: Boston Herald

  2. "Don't get into the bra-burning, anti-man, politics-of-orgasm school," Friedan told a college audience in 1970.
    on Feb 4, 2006 By: Betty Friedan Source: Seattle Times

  3. "You know when I'm reading a script, I don't stop at something like that. I don't think `oh oh.' I just kind of go with the flow. But of course the day before, you're like `tomorrow I'm in my panties and my bra.' Oh, that's a weird day at the...
    on Dec 17, 2007 By: Hilary Swank Source: Kansas City Star

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