a banana hammock

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a banana hammock

slang A very skimpy male bikini. I can't believe Albert insists on wearing a banana hammock to the beach—how embarrassing!
See also: banana, hammock

banana hammock

n. a bikini for a male. (see also grape smugglers.) He was wearing a little yellow banana hammock that drew a lot of stares.
See also: banana, hammock
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Australian company Aussie-Bum has become the first company to use banana fiber to make underwear, launching its line of eco-friendly banana hammocks in March 2010.
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``I am fixated on European swingers - those guys on the beach who wear banana hammocks and have lotion bags and are the first to take off their swim trunks, and dare uptight North Americans like me to show ourselves.''
We spent a few days on the beach, eating and drinking amazing fruits and juices, staring and laughing at all of the tourists with bad haircuts and crazy get-ups incorporating sarongs, short-shorts, banana hammocks. or whatever.