Try Our Apps


What is the origin of "February"?

sport shirt

or sports shirt

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.
Compare dress shirt.
Origin of sport shirt
1915-20 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for sport-shirt
Historical Examples
  • He's never happier than when he's dolled up in a sport-shirt and a lavender scarf and toasting marshmallows.

    The Adventure Club Afloat Ralph Henry Barbour
  • The collar was sport-shirt style, too, worn open, and disclosed a muscular throat.

    The Golden Skull John Blaine

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for sport shirt

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for sport

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for sport-shirt