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bodice
used in The God of Small Things

2 uses
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Definition
part of a dress above the waist

or more archaically:  a type of women's underwear worn above the waste
  • She put the money into her bodice.
    Chapter 4 (3% in)
  • She kept damp cash in her bodice, which she tied tightly around her chest to flatten her unchristian breasts.
    Chapter 8 (26% in)

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