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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- One of a pair of ornamental straps that go from the belt on the front of a dress over the shoulders to the belt in back.

Usage examples (2)
  • I was conscious of a linen bretelle apron under my pelisse, and my mind was far from clear about the propriety of so juvenile a garment.
  • Suppose no other girl wore bretelle aprons! for more
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