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English definition of “shirt”

shirt

noun [C]     /ʃɜːt/ US  /ʃɝːt/
A1 a piece of clothing worn, especially by men, on the upper part of the body, made of light cloth 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. → See also nightshirt, sweatshirt, T-shirtJumpers, shirts and tee-shirts
(Definition of shirt noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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