wife beater

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wife-beater definition

  1. n.
    a sleeveless undershirt. (Indicating a low regard for the wearers of the garment. See also boy-beater.) : He always wears wife-beaters with no outer shirt.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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