What does undergarment mean?

Definitions for undergarmentˈʌn dərˌgɑr mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undergarment, unmentionable(noun)

    a garment worn under other garments


  1. undergarment(Noun)

    Any garment worn underneath others, especially one worn next to the skin; an item of underwear.


  1. Undergarment

    Undergarments are clothes worn under other clothes, often next to the skin. They keep outer garments from being soiled by bodily secretions and discharges, shape the body, and provide support for parts of it. In cold weather, long underwear is sometimes worn to provide additional warmth. Some undergarments are intended for erotic effect. Special types of undergarments have religious significance. Some items of clothing are designed as undergarments, while others, such as T-shirts and certain types of shorts, are appropriate both as undergarments and as outer clothing. If made of suitable material, some undergarments can serve as nightwear or swimsuits. Undergarments are generally of two types, those that are worn to cover the torso and underwear, though garments which cover both also are available. Different styles of undergarments are generally worn by women and men. Undergarments commonly worn by women today include brassieres and panties, while men often wear briefs or boxers. Items commonly worn by both sexes include T-shirts, sleeveless shirts, bikini underwear, thongs, and G-strings.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undergarment

    un′dėr-gär-ment, n. any article of clothing worn under another.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undergarment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undergarment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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