adjective see shirtsleeve II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shirtsleeve — I. noun Date: circa 1566 the sleeve of a shirt II. adjective also shirtsleeves or shirtsleeved Date: 1842 1. a. being without a coat < a shirtsleeve spectator > b. calling for the removal of coat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • shirtsleeve — shirt·sleeve (shûrtʹslēv ) n. 1. The sleeve of a shirt. 2. shirtsleeves The state of wearing no coat, jacket, or other outer garment over one s shirt: dined in shirtsleeves; balmy weather that had them down to their shirtsleeves. adj. 1. also… …   Universalium

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  • shirtsleeve — noun the sleeve of a shirt. Phrases in (one s) shirtsleeves wearing a shirt with nothing over it. Derivatives shirtsleeved adjective …   English new terms dictionary

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