angel sleeve

noun

Definition of angel sleeve

: a very long wide sleeve usually hanging loose from the shoulder often used on robes and gowns

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First Known Use of angel sleeve

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Angel sleeve.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angel%20sleeve. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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