What does underwear mean?

Definitions for underwearˈʌn dərˌwɛər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word underwear.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. underwear, underclothes, underclothing(noun)

    undergarment worn next to the skin and under the outer garments

Wiktionary

  1. underwear(Noun)

    Clothes worn next to the skin, underneath outer clothing.

  2. underwear(Noun)

    Men's underpants.

  3. Origin: From . Compare ondergoed, Unterwäsche, underkläder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Underwear(noun)

    that which is worn under the outside clothing; underclothes

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Underwear

    un′dėr-wār, n. garments worn under others, underclothing.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of underwear in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of underwear in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lillian Day:

    A lady is one who never shows her underwear unintentionally.

  2. Jerry Seinfeld, Seinfeld:

    Men want the same thing from women and their underwear: support, comfort, and freedom.

  3. Zhao Weiwei:

    She only had underwear on her, and I placed my sweater and jacket onto her and tried to resuscitate her.

  4. Phil Gramm:

    Half the world does not know the joys of wearing cotton underwear. (promoting US exports, as quoted in Time)

  5. Jerry Seinfeld:

    Men want the same thing from women that they want from their underwear... a little support, comfort, and freedom.

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