shirt·​ing | \ ˈshər-tiŋ How to pronounce shirting (audio) \

Definition of shirting

: fabric suitable for shirts

Examples of shirting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This casual craft ethos goes beyond shirting; right now, the brand offers a minimalist leisure trouser in delicate handwoven cotton, perfectly suited to downtime in warm climates, and there are plans to experiment with summer suits. Alexander Freeling, Robb Report, 11 Nov. 2021 Red-shirting is obviously an option, but Floyd has said that’s not his plan. Dom Amore,, 27 Sep. 2021 The search stops here with minimalist wardrobe heroes, including investment layerables from Wolford, structured ribbed knit tanks from Agolde, and affordable yet luxurious shirting from The Frankie Shop. Madeline Fass, Vogue, 23 Sep. 2021 Sporty and Rich just launched a shirting capsule with striped and solid button-ups and matching shorts sets. Rachel Besser, Vogue, 27 July 2021 Cos’ new arrivals include statement shirting, ideal for in-office wear over the fall months ahead. Rachel Besser, Vogue, 3 Aug. 2021 Think: crisp shirting, mixed prints, and pencil skirts. Julie Tong, Vogue, 20 July 2021 Phineas Cole shirting is meticulously crafted for the perfect fit and feel. Joseph Deacetis, Forbes, 16 Apr. 2021 Taylor Stitch is a sustainable shirting and menswear company based in Portland, Oregon. Medea Giordano, Wired, 28 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of shirting

1604, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of shirting was in 1604

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“Shirting.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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