wifebeater

noun
wife·beat·er | \ ˈwīf-ˌbē-tər \

Definition of wifebeater 

slang

: a man's white tank top

First Known Use of wifebeater

1994, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wifebeater

from the stereotypical association of such shirts with men who abuse their wives

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