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Synonyms for petticoat
ˈpɛt iˌkoʊtpet·ti·coat

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  1. petticoatnoun

    Synonyms:
    underskirt

  2. petticoatnoun

    A tight, usually padded undercoat worn by men over a shirt and under the doublet.

    Synonyms:
    underskirt

  3. petticoatnoun

    A woman's undercoat, worn to be displayed beneath an open gown.

    Synonyms:
    underskirt

  4. petticoatnoun

    A type of ornamental skirt or underskirt, often displayed below a dress; chiefly in plural, designating a woman's skirts collectively.

    Synonyms:
    underskirt

  5. petticoatnoun

    A light woman's undergarment worn under a dress or skirt, and hanging either from the shoulders or (now especially) from the waist; a kind of slip, worn to make the skirt fuller, or for extra warmth.

    Synonyms:
    underskirt

Princeton's WordNet

  1. petticoat, half-slip, underskirtnoun

    undergarment worn under a skirt

    Synonyms:
    half-slip, underskirt

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. petticoatnoun

    Synonyms:
    skirt

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. petticoatnoun

    Synonyms:
    underskirt, balmoral

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "petticoat":

    skirt

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