What does underwear mean?

Definitions for underwear
ˈʌn dərˌwɛərun·der·wear

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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.

    Etymology: From . Compare ondergoed, Unterwäsche, underkläder.

  2. underwear(Noun)

    Men's underpants.

    Etymology: 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.

Editors Contribution

  1. Underwear

    A type of clothing.

    Everyone wears underwear on their body.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 29, 2020  

How to pronounce underwear?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say underwear in sign language?

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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

Examples of underwear in a Sentence

  1. Woody Allen:

    I don't believe in an after life, although I am bringing a change of underwear.

  2. Scott Long:

    There is consistent pattern of invading private life. Arresting people in their apartment, breaking down their doors, looking for evidence of 'deviance', what underwear you wear, looking for condoms in the drawers, this is a strong message by the state power to pervade private life.

  3. Melissa Goist:

    Underwear can trap moisture.

  4. Mary McCarthy:

    The American, if he has a spark of national feeling, will be humiliated by the very prospect of a foreigner's visit to Congress -- these, for the most part, illiterate hacks whose fancy vests are spotted with gravy, and whose speeches, hypocritical, unctuous, and slovenly, are spotted also with the gravy of political patronage, these persons are a reflection on the democratic process rather than of it; they expose it in its process rather than of it; they expose it in its underwear.

  5. Leah Millheiser:

    To get that area [of the underwear] touching the anus all the way to the opening of urethra you’d have to pull it all the way around and really rub it around.

Images & Illustrations of underwear

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