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dress shirt

noun

Simple Definition of dress shirt

  • : a man's shirt that is usually worn with a necktie

  • : a man's formal white shirt that is worn with a bow tie

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dress shirt

  1. :  a man's shirt especially for wear with evening dress; broadly :  a shirt suitable for wear with a necktie


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