Meaning of “shirtsleeves” in the English Dictionary

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"shirtsleeves" in American English

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shirtsleevesplural noun

us /ˈʃɜrtˌslivz/

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)