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
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    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. Elizabeth Entin:

    She said 'I'm on my period' and he said 'I don't care,' at which point he threw her down, pulled down her underwear, pulled out her tampon and went down on her while she was saying 'no,'.

  2. Lillian Day:

    A lady is one who never shows her underwear unintentionally.

  3. Lizzy Gardiner:

    They all had my name on them, and I joined all the cards together with wire. Full length, and [ it ] was split almost to the waist because there was no other way of doing it. I had gold underwear on, and off I went.

  4. Jerry Seinfeld:

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

  5. Steve Stalinsky:

    AQAP is notorious for putting out videos later, and they did that with the Underwear Bomber.

Images & Illustrations of underwear

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