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

Examples of overshirt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Mia then moved her overshirt slightly to reveal a growing baby bump. Glenn Garner, PEOPLE.com, 14 Apr. 2022 Mia then moved her overshirt slightly to reveal a growing baby bump. Glenn Garner, PEOPLE.com, 14 Apr. 2022 Mia then moved her overshirt slightly to reveal a growing baby bump. Glenn Garner, PEOPLE.com, 14 Apr. 2022 Tracksmith built the perfect overshirt for runners. Gabriela Aoun, Outside Online, 10 Nov. 2020 Mia then moved her overshirt slightly to reveal a growing baby bump. Glenn Garner, PEOPLE.com, 14 Apr. 2022 Freemans Sporting Club has emerged as another recent booster, using the fabric in a Casentino wool overshirt and a Casentino wool full-zip jacket. Eric Twardzik, Robb Report, 19 Jan. 2022 Ralph Lauren Purple Label overshirt, $2,495, RalphLauren.com, Buck Mason shirt, $65, BuckMason.com, and Sunspel gray T-shirt, $90, Sunspel.com. David Kamp, WSJ, 1 Mar. 2022 One overshirt, created from a quilt handmade in Pennsylvania in 1870, is priced at $2,250. CNN, 13 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of overshirt

1805, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of overshirt was in 1805

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“Overshirt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overshirt. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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