Definitions for undershirtˈʌn dərˌʃɜrt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•der•shirtˈʌn dərˌʃɜrt(n.)

  1. an undergarment for the torso, typically of lightweight fabric with or without sleeves.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of undershirt:

1640–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. singlet, vest, undershirt(noun)

    a collarless men's undergarment for the upper part of the body

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. undershirt(noun)ˈʌn dərˌʃɜrt

    a piece of underwear worn on the top of the body

    Put an undershirt on to keep warm.

Wiktionary

  1. undershirt(Noun)

    an upper undergarment with no collar, and with short or no sleeves, worn next to the skin under a shirt; a singlet or (British) a vest

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undershirt(noun)

    a shirt worn next the skin, under another shirt; -- called also undervest

Freebase

  1. Undershirt

    An undershirt is an article of underwear worn underneath a dress shirt intended to protect them from body sweat and odors. It can have short sleeves or be sleeveless. The term most commonly refers to upper-body wear worn by males. It also makes dress shirts less transparent. It can also be worn during winter months as an extra layer of warmth.

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