blousy

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From blouse +‎ -y.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈblaʊsi/, /ˈblaʊzi/

AdjectiveEdit

blousy ‎(comparative blousier, superlative blousiest)

  1. Resembling or characteristic of a blouse; loose, flowing.
    • 1988 June 3, Bryan Miller, “Elsewhere: Jim and Tammy's Heritage”[1], Chicago Reader:
      Here's the store where the women on televangelism programs must buy their dresses, simple, blousy, with padded shoulders, three-quarter-length sleeves, and lace collars.