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sport shirt

noun
1.
a long- or short-sleeved soft shirt for informal wear by men, having a squared-off shirttail that may be left outside the trousers, usually worn without a tie.
Also, sports shirt.
Compare dress shirt.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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Examples for sport shirt
  • Informal means coat and tie, casual means sport shirt and slacks.
  • He'll always be a parish priest, whenever he turns his collar backward, because you always sense a sport shirt underneath.
  • He was barefoot and barelegged, wearing only floppy khaki shorts and a checked sport shirt, its tail tumbling outside.
  • He wore a blue pullover sport shirt and blue jeans, white leather sneakers on his feet.
  • In a sport shirt on his way to catch an airplane that was being held for him.

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