flatter (one's) figure

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flatter (one's) figure

To fit one's body well and make it look especially attractive, as of clothing. You look gorgeous—that dress really flatters your figure!
See also: figure, flatter

flatter one's figure

Fig. [for clothing] to make one look thin or to make one's figure look better than it is. The lines of this dress really flatter your figure. The trousers had a full cut that flattered Maria's figure.
See also: figure, flatter
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"I like skinny jeans because they go great with heels and flatter my figure. I feel quite frumpy in these jeans.
"I'd wear them to the cinema or out with friends but I don't think they flatter my figure."
Don't get me wrong, I love the entire magazine, but this was extremely helpful because I never know how to dress to flatter my figure. Keep the awesome articles coming!
Before today I wouldn't have dreamt clothes like this would suit me, but now I see how they flatter my figure.