Associations to the word «Thong»


THONG, noun. A strip of leather.
THONG, noun. (usually in the plural) (Australia) (US) An item of footwear, usually of rubber, secured by two straps which join to pass between the big toe and its neighbour.
THONG, noun. (UK) (US) (New Zealand) An undergarment or swimwear consisting of very narrow strips designed to cover just the genitals and nothing more.

Dictionary definition

THONG, noun. Leather strip that forms the flexible part of a whip.
THONG, noun. Underpants resembling a G-string; worn by women especially under very tight pants; "she wore thongs in her quest for the callipygian ideal".
THONG, noun. A thin strip of leather; often used to lash things together.
THONG, noun. Minimal clothing worn by stripteasers; a narrow strip of fabric that covers the pubic area, passes between the thighs, and is supported by a waistband.
THONG, noun. A backless sandal held to the foot by a thong between the big toe and the second toe.

Wise words

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