shirt·​dress ˈshərt-ˌdres How to pronounce shirtdress (audio)
: a tailored dress patterned after a shirt and having buttons down the front

Examples of shirtdress in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For the occasion, Pink fashioned an optical white shirtdress courtesy of Alexander McQueen. Julia Teti, WWD, 12 July 2024 Meanwhile, Dorothea Hurley—Bon Jovi’s wife and Bongiovi’s mother, for those following along at home—wore a navy shirtdress and metallic T-strap sandals. Hannah Jackson, Vogue, 1 July 2024 For the occasion, Kylie dressed up in a chic blue-and-white pinstripe shirtdress and brown strappy sandals, the perfect choice for a hot day on the French Riviera. Michelle Lee, Peoplemag, 21 June 2024 Princess Beatrice opted for a polka dot midi shirtdress in silk courtesy of Crida Milano. Julia Teti, WWD, 18 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for shirtdress 

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Word History

First Known Use

1935, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of shirtdress was in 1935

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“Shirtdress.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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