noun arm·scye \ˈärmˌsī, -ˌzī\

Definition of armscye



  1. :  armhole; specifically in tailoring and dressmaking :  the shape or outline of the armhole

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Variants of armscye

less commonly



Origin and Etymology of armscye

armscye from 1arm + English dialect scye, sey armhole; armseye probably by folk etymology from armscye

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skillful, artistic, or intricate

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