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English definition of “shirtsleeves”

shirtsleeves

plural noun  /ˈʃɜrtˌslivz/ us  
the parts of a shirt that cover the arms: Baker sat on the edge of his chair and rolled up his shirtsleeves. Someone in shirtsleeves is wearing a shirt but not a jacket.
(Definition of shirtsleeves from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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