Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a shirt.

Etymologies

shirt +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • She found what she wanted in a shirtlike piece of armor, constructed from large rings of interlocking metal.

    Mistborn

  • "The personal is political," to put it — yawn — in its most T-shirtlike form.

    Boing Boing: August 1, 2004 - August 7, 2004 Archives

  • In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and a new white sphinx appeared, standing at the door.

    War and Peace

  • The ordinary Trill now worked as circumstances directed: to prepare for a feast, to indulge his taste for hussade, to earn a pulsor for his boat or a pot for his kitchen or a length of cloth for his paray, that easy shirtlike garment worn by man and woman alike.

    Trullion: Alastor 2262

  • In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and

    War and Peace

  • Other words of this type, however, are known by English-speaking people in all parts of India, as well as by many foreigners; for example, kurta (Hindi-Urdu ` shirtlike garment '), bindi (Hindi

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol XIV No 4

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