muscle shirt


Definition of muscle shirt

: a close-fitting usually sleeveless T-shirt

Examples of muscle shirt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web According to Barnes, McGee was last seen wearing a muscle shirt. William Sanders, Arkansas Online, 11 Apr. 2021 Five days after the decision, Strangio tweeted a picture of himself wearing a black muscle shirt, a pink headband, and an upturned ponytail held in place by a pink hair tie. Masha Gessen, The New Yorker, 12 Oct. 2020 Rafael Nadal, a 17-year-old swashbuckling Spaniard in a muscle shirt and capri pants bursts onto the tennis scene on Key Biscayne in 2004. Michelle Kaufman, miamiherald, 19 Mar. 2018 The suspect is described as a male, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, approximately 140 to 180 pounds and wearing a white muscle shirt. Dana Guthrie, Houston Chronicle, 24 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of muscle shirt

1955, in the meaning defined above

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“Muscle shirt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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