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butt floss

slang A thong, a type of underwear or bikini bottom with a strip of fabric that goes between the buttocks (likened to dental floss between two teeth). How do people wear butt floss like that at the beach? It's so embarrassing! I could never wear butt floss—it's too uncomfortable.
See also: butt, floss

butt thong

Another name for a thong, a type of underwear or bikini bottom with a strip of fabric that goes between the buttocks. How do people wear butt thongs like that at the beach? It's so embarrassing! I could never wear a butt thong—it's too uncomfortable.
See also: butt

the floss

A dance move involving swaying the hips from side to side while simultaneously moving the arms in the opposite direction and in front of and behind the hips. All my students are doing the floss now, and I still don't know how to do the Dougie.
See also: floss
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

butt thong

and butt floss
n. a thong bathing costume. (Mildly objectionable.) You’re not going to wear that butt thong in public are you? My mother called my bathing suit “butt-floss!”
See also: butt

butt floss

verb
See also: butt, floss
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Tung's also contends that its floss is gentler on gums than other flosses on the market.
"One problem with other flosses is that they can hang up or tangle where teeth have tight contact.
Suppliers have done their part to make flossing as convenient as possible, introducing flosses in every conceivable variety to meet the different needs of different consumers.
For people with tightly spaced teeth, manufacturers offer fine flosses; for those with larger gaps between their teeth, there's a variety of thicker, woven flosses, and people who have had extensive dental work can get floss that is waxed or shred-resistant.
Consumers also have more kinds of flosses to choose from these days, with different varieties aimed at different needs.
Other power-assisted flosses on the market include Gillette Co.'s Braun Oral-B Interclean, which uses a rotating filament.