A line skirt

Hotmale

Senior Member
Polish
#1
Hello

what is the Polish word for an A line skirt?

It is a skirt that is usually knee-length and when worn takes on the shape of the letter A.

Thank you
 
  • Thomas1

    Senior Member
    polszczyzna warszawska
    #2
    I don't think there's any specific name in Polish, though, I'm surely not an expert in this "realm".

    How about:
    spódnica
    or perhaps:
    rozszerzana spódnica.


    Tom
     

    Hotmale

    Senior Member
    Polish
    #3
    Hi,
    I am not sure though if rozszezana spódnica always takes on the shape of A, but I am not an expert either ;)

    Thanks for your idea.

    Cheers,
    H
     

    tkekte

    Senior Member
    Russian/Israel
    #4
    What about spódnica w kształcie litery A. :p Ale to A nie jest A dokładnie, a bardziej nieco jak zwężone z góry H.
     

    roseto

    New Member
    Poland Polish
    #5
    We say: spódnica do kolan, rozszerzana or spódnica w kształcie litery A ( less used but very accurate) or...spódnica do kolan, rozszerzana, w ksztalcie litery A
     

    Hotmale

    Senior Member
    Polish
    #6
    Hi Roseto and thank you for your reply :)

    I googled the word and I found "rozkloszowana", could this be it?

    Cheers,
    H
     

    Thomas1

    Senior Member
    polszczyzna warszawska
    #7
    According to PWN, this might be the word you're looking for.
    It can look like this, which is a bit of a streach of an A-shaped dress to my mind; or like this, this, this, this, sleeves can also be rozkloszowane like here.

    The word isn't something you can hear in an everyday conversation, I see it first time, I must admit. :)


    Tom
     

    Hotmale

    Senior Member
    Polish
    #8
    According to PWN, this might be the word you're looking for.
    It can look like this, which is a bit of a streach of an A-shaped dress to my mind; or like this, this, this, this, sleeves can also be rozkloszowane like here.

    The word isn't something you can hear in an everyday conversation, I see it first time, I must admit. :)


    Tom
    Gee, Thomas, thanks a lot mate :)
    Frankly speaking, it was in the morning that I first heard about this word :D.

    Cheers,
    H
     

    roseto

    New Member
    Poland Polish
    #9
    "rozkloszowana" sounds great, what a shame I haven`t put it here :(
    spódnica rozkloszowana, do kolan and there`s no need to say A line ( w kształcie litery A)
     
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