Definitions for shirtwaistˈʃɜrtˌweɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a tailored blouse or shirt worn by women.

    Category: Clothing

  2. Category: Clothing

    Ref: Also called shirtdress, shirt′waist`er.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shirtwaist, shirtwaister(noun)

    a blouse with buttons down the front

    "in Britain they call a shirtwaist a shirtwaister"


  1. shirtwaist(Noun)

    a woman's tailored blouse, buttoned down the front


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