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Definition of "two-piece" [two-piece]

  • Made in or consisting of two parts or pieces. (adjective)
  • A garment, such as a swimsuit, consisting of two parts. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "two-piece" in a sentence
  • ""We call it two-piece and fries, the bikini and the bras," said Stephen Derek, a traditional costume maker, referring to the skimpy costumes that have become a staple of the new bands."
  • "Yet in some countries women are not able to purchase, let alone wear, the two-piece swimsuit."
  • "But instead of naming his suit for a discovery in physics, Réard focused instead on the idea that a woman in his two-piece would herself be a metaphorical bomb, one that could yield an unprecedented, explosive reaction."