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Meaning of “shirt” in the English Dictionary

"shirt" in British English

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shirtnoun [C]

uk   /ʃɜːt/  us   /ʃɝːt/
A1 a ​piece of ​clothingworn, ​especially by men, on the ​upperpart of the ​body, made of ​lightcloth like ​cotton and usually having a ​collar and ​buttons at the ​front: a ​striped/​white shirt a ​short-/long-sleeved shirt You've ​spilled something down ​your shirt ​front.

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(Definition of shirt from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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shirtnoun [C]

 us   /ʃɜrt/
a ​piece of ​clothingworn on the ​upperpart of the ​body, made of ​cloth and often having a ​collar and ​buttons at the ​front: a short-sleeved/long-sleeved shirt Her shirt was untucked.
(Definition of shirt from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shirt”
in Korean 셔츠…
in Arabic قَميص…
in Malaysian baju kemeja…
in French chemise…
in Russian рубашка…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指男式)襯衣,襯衫…
in Italian camicia…
in Turkish gömlek…
in Polish koszula…
in Spanish camisa…
in Vietnamese áo sơ mi…
in Portuguese camisa…
in Thai เสื้อเชิ้ต…
in German das Hemd…
in Catalan camisa…
in Japanese ワイシャツ, ブラウス…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指男式)衬衣,衬衫…
in Indonesian kemeja…
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