Meaning of balconette in English:


Pronunciation /ˌbalkəˈnɛt/


(also balconnet)
  • A bra with low-cut cups and straps that are set far apart, designed to give uplift to the breasts and create cleavage.

    as modifier ‘a balconette bra is great for providing a bit of extra cleavage’
    • ‘when you want more than a boost, go for a balconnet’


1940s from balcon- (as in balcony) + -ette.