polo shirt


Definition of polo shirt

: a close-fitting pullover often knit shirt with short or long sleeves and turnover collar or banded neck

Examples of polo shirt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An unidentified male stole three jackets, a long-sleeve T-shirt, a polo shirt and ballcaps from a boutique at Metro Lexus, 13600 Brookpark. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, 11 June 2022 For the occasion, George twinned his dad, William, in a navy suit and tie, while Charlotte looked sweetly summery in white with her hair half-braided, and Louis wore a simple navy polo shirt—a go-to look for the Cambridge kids. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 5 June 2022 Dressed in a dark gray polo shirt, jeans, and black sneakers, Barros tried to counter misconceptions about the vaccine, such as its side effects. BostonGlobe.com, 3 Aug. 2021 Musk posted a photo of Gates wearing a blue polo shirt stretched across his stomach next to an emoji of a pregnant man, and captioned the images with a crass observation about Gates’s girth. Washington Post, 1 May 2022 Dubose was last seen riding his black and red bicycle wearing a blue polo shirt, tan shorts, black Nike tennis shoes, and a blue and black backpack, the release stated. Amaris Encinas, The Arizona Republic, 16 May 2022 The officer was wearing a polo shirt with the department logo and had his badge clearly displayed, officials have said. Lea Skene, Baltimore Sun, 5 May 2022 Almodóvar, 72, in a hot pink polo shirt beneath a black hoodie, sits in a chair across a circular wooden coffee table from Penélope Cruz, 47, his Oscar-winning muse and longtime friend of 25 years. Nick Romano, EW.com, 19 Jan. 2022 His hair is light gray and neatly groomed, his crisp polo shirt bears a small crest of the University of Notre Dame, his alma mater. Scott Wilson, Anchorage Daily News, 8 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of polo shirt

1887, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of polo shirt was in 1887

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25 Jun 2022

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“Polo shirt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polo%20shirt. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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