What does undershirt mean?

Definitions for undershirt
ˈʌn dərˌʃɜrtun·der·shirt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. singlet, vest, undershirtnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. undershirtnoun

    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

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  1. undershirt

    An undershirt is a piece of underwear worn underneath a dress shirt or other outer shirt, primarily to absorb sweat and body oils, provide an additional layer for warmth during cold weather, and prevent outerwear from getting dirty or stained. It is usually close-fitting and can have either short sleeves or no sleeves, with various neck shapes like round or V-neck.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undershirtnoun

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

Wikidata

  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undershirt

    un′dėr-shėrt, n. a shirt worn under another next the skin.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undershirt in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undershirt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of undershirt in a Sentence

  1. Anthony Rossi:

    As far as your pants and your shirts, I think it’s all a level of comfort and how much you’re perspiring throughout the day, a lot of people wear undershirts. The undershirt would be something to wash, whereas your top shirt you don’t really need to wash.

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