Definitions for hair-shirt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hair-shirt
an uncomfortable shirt made of coarse animal hair; worn next to the skin as a penance
self-sacrificing or austere
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There are an awful lot of fast cars and supercars on display this year, what you see now is an industry that has got its swagger back and wants to show off a bit rather than put its hair shirt on about high miles per gallon and these slightly more mundane things.
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