sweatshirt

noun sweat·shirt \ ˈswet-ˌshərt \
Updated on: 18 Apr 2018

Definition of sweatshirt

: a loose collarless pullover or jacket usually of heavy cotton jersey

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First Known Use of sweatshirt

1925

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SWEATSHIRT Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of sweatshirt for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of clothing for the upper part of your body that is made from a thick, soft material


SWEATSHIRT Defined for Kids

sweatshirt

noun sweat·shirt \ ˈswet-ˌshərt \

Definition of sweatshirt for Students

: a loose pullover or jacket without a collar and usually with long sleeves


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