Definition of body shaper in English:

body shaper


  • A tight-fitting undergarment designed to give a slimmer, smoother silhouette to the body.

    ‘many swear by the slimming effect of body shapers’
    • ‘Body shapers can smooth and soften the appearance of a plump and jiggly butt..’
    • ‘The shop carries negligees, body shapers, and other apparel in sizes ranging from XS to 3X.’
    • ‘I got two skirts, three sweaters, and four pairs of body shapers.’
    • ‘Pantyhose with control top, body shaper, or whatever foundation you feel comfortable in keeps everything in one jiggle-free place.’
    • ‘For those with a few lumps or bumps or looking for the odd lift here and there without resorting to surgery, there's a fantastic array of body shapers.’