Definition of dolman sleeve
: a sleeve very wide at the armhole and tight at the wrist often cut in one piece with the bodice
Origin of dolman sleeve
French dolman coat with dolman sleeves, from German Dolman or Hungarian dolmány, from Turkish dolama, a Turkish robe
First Known Use: 1934
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