camp shirt


Definition of camp shirt

: a usually short-sleeved shirt having a notched collar and often patch pockets

Examples of camp shirt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mersy is often dressed in something artfully baggy, like her partner’s pants or a camp shirt, while Zohar is in a rotation of dresses. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 28 May 2021 Uzi is wearing a patterned camp shirt and plaid Burberry scarf over skinny Rick Owens jeans and white Air Force Ones. Samuel Hine, GQ, 14 May 2018 Finneas, leaning over the couch in an extremely L.A. ensemble — multicolored camp shirt, skinny trousers, perforated brown loafers with no socks — gave Billie a hug. Nicole Daniels, New York Times, 19 Mar. 2020 The Superstar shoe and Bowling Bag bring those worlds together—and would pair nicely with either an Adidas Tracksuit or maybe one of Prada’s groovy camp shirts. Steff Yotka, Vogue, 25 Nov. 2019 Something to wear with an open-collar camp shirt for a ’70s vibe or a corduroy suit for the winter. Max Berlinger, Los Angeles Times, 7 Sep. 2019 Shown in monochrome, the camp shirt and pleated pants combination is an especially cool look. Nicole Phelps, Vogue, 20 Mar. 2019 Take Paloma Elsesser, who headed to Lagos, Nigeria for Arise Fashion Week and chilled out on an office chair, wearing slides and a standout print green camp shirt. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, 7 Apr. 2018 The North Face floral camp shirts for when the weather does finally warm up. Tyler Watamanuk, GQ, 16 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of camp shirt

1977, in the meaning defined above

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3 Jun 2021

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“Camp shirt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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