overshirt

noun
over·​shirt | \ ˈō-vər-ˌshərt How to pronounce overshirt (audio) \

Definition of overshirt

: a shirt usually worn over another shirt without being tucked in

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Lumberjacks and the hipster bartenders who ape their style have long favored Pendleton’s flannel overshirts. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "When It’s Super-Hot, This is Your Workwear Solution," 21 June 2018 And where a Pendleton overshirt skimps on storage, a modern shacket resembles a backpack with armholes. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "When It’s Super-Hot, This is Your Workwear Solution," 21 June 2018

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First Known Use of overshirt

1805, in the meaning defined above

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