Definition of rash guard in English:

rash guard


  • A close-fitting top for swimming or surfing, worn under a wetsuit, over swimwear, or with a pair of bikini bottoms or trunks.

    ‘she throws on a rash guard but she never actually surfs’
    • ‘Sun protection clothing such as rash guards are highly recommended by dermatologists!’
    • ‘You could wear your swimsuit or rash guard with your bottoms in the day then put on a skirt.’
    • ‘I usually get a major bruise in that area while surfing when I am just wearing a rash guard and surf trunks.’
    • ‘A wetsuit during winter and rashguard during summer should become indispensible items for any intrepid wave rider.’
    • ‘Look for the line-up of boards and red rashguards at the pier.’
    • ‘Wear a rash guard to protect your chest and arms.’
    • ‘She sported a red bikini under her rash guard.’
    • ‘The collection is comprised of striped and paisley bikinis and coordinating rashguards.’
    • ‘He wore a red rash guard with matching board shorts.’
    • ‘He doesn't wear a rash guard or sunscreen.’