Definitions for hair shirt

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  1. hair shirt(adj)

    an uncomfortable shirt made of coarse animal hair; worn next to the skin as a penance

  2. hair-shirt, hair-shirted(adj)

    self-sacrificing or austere

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  1. hair shirt(Noun)

    Alternative of hairshirt.

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