Recent Examples of shirttail from the Web
The pro-Palestinian side rode the orchestra’s shirttails to a higher profile for its cause, drawing international headlines, especially for the Kimmel disruption and another at the orchestra’s first concert of the tour, in Brussels.
Many of the untucked shirttails poking from under the jackets were not actually shirts at all.
One customer wants a deeper pocket to hold his glasses, another orders a hidden money pocket in his shirttail or a shirt that buttons to his underwear.
Be content to ride the shirttails of a go-getter to bigger and better opportunities.
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SHIRTTAIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shirttail for English Language Learners
: the part of a shirt that hangs below the waist especially in the back
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