Meaning of “shirt” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ʃɜːt/
Extra Examples
She picked out a red shirt for me to try on.My shirt shrank in the wash.The paint splashed onto his new shirt.Florian was wearing a jacket with a red shirt underneath.He tore off his shirt and jumped into the stream.

A1 a piece of clothing worn on the top part of the body, often made of thin material like cotton and fastened with buttons down the front

→ See also polo shirt , T-shirt

(Definition of “shirt” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)