leotards leotards

Definition(s):

  • (n) skintight knit hose covering the body from the waist to the feet worn by acrobats and dancers and as stockings by women and girls

Usage(s):

  1. I used to live in my dance clothes, my tights and leotards, but I always personalized them.
  2. Girls in pink leotards gyrated madly on a pyramid of fluorescent yellow platforms.
  3. The sartorial rules are strict: leotards must not stray into, god forbid, tutu territory.

News

  1. For defected Cuban ballet dancers, a new world of exile and auditions in US

    They practice in the back of a dance studio next to a Wendy's restaurant in a strip mall in Miami. Six ballet dancers leap across the floor, hidden from view from the mothers watching their daughters in pink leotards in...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WFLX FOX 29

  2. For defected Cuban ballet dancers, a new world of exile, auditions, and microwaveable food

    MIAMI — They practice in the back of a dance studio next to a Wendy's restaurant in a strip mall. Six ballet dancers leap across the floor, hidden from view from the mothers watching their daughters in pink leotards in a front room.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Defected Cuban dancers adjust to U.S., seek work

    MIAMI (AP) — They practice in the back of a dance studio next to a Wendy's restaurant in a strip mall. Six ballet dancers leap across the floor, hidden from view from the mothers watching their daughters in pink leotards in a front room.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Magic had been about set tricks and girls in leotards in boxes but it's time magic not be presented as a hokey novelty but as art form," Angel told Reuters in an interview.
    on May 10, 2007 By: Criss Angel Source: Reuters India

  2. "I love 60s style," Sienna says. "Edie had such a unique sense of style, and really accidentally came upon it. She used to do these jazz ballet workouts, and she'd wear her leotards with her black tights, and then she couldn't be bothered to...
    on Mar 17, 2007 By: Sienna Miller Source: 7DAYS

  3. "I will wear jackets over my tops and leotards underneath my skirts or dresses," added Gwen, who had earlier privately met with Culture, Arts and Heritage Ministry deputy secretary-general Datuk Mohammed Mohd Daud.
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: Gwen Stefani Source: Malaysia Star

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