camisole

noun cam·i·sole \ ˈka-mə-ˌsōl \

Definition of camisole

1 :a short negligee jacket for women
2 :a short sleeveless garment for women

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Origin and Etymology of camisole

French, from Occitan camisolla, diminutive of camisa shirt, from Late Latin camisia


CAMISOLE Defined for English Language Learners

camisole

noun

Definition of camisole for English Language Learners

  • : a light piece of clothing for women that is worn on the top part of the body, does not have sleeves, and is often worn alone or under a blouse


Medical Dictionary

camisole

noun cam·i·sole \ ˈkam-ə-ˌsōl \

medical Definition of camisole

:a long-sleeved straitjacket

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