from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A dress tailored like a shirt with a collar and buttons down the front. Also called shirtwaist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A type of dress, borrowing details, such as a collar or button front, from a man's shirt.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a dress that is tailored like a shirt and has buttons all the way down the front


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