shirtfront


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shirtfront

(ˈʃɜːtˌfrʌnt)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) the front of a shirt, usually the visible part of the shirt not covered by a coat or another garment
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a detachable insert resembling the front of a shirt; dickey
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shirtfront - the front of a shirt (usually the part not covered by a jacket); "he had spilled catsup on his shirtfront"
front - the side that is seen or that goes first
plastron - the front of man's dress shirt
plastron - the ornamental front of a woman's bodice or shirt
shirt - a garment worn on the upper half of the body
2.shirtfront - a man's detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt
insert, inset - an artifact that is inserted or is to be inserted
shirt - a garment worn on the upper half of the body
References in classic literature ?
A bulky, blue-chinned man in white clothes, his name red-lettered across his lower shirtfront, spluttering from under a green-lined umbrella almost tearful appeals to be introduced to the Unintroducible; naming loudly the Unnameable; dancing, as it seemed, in perverse joy at mere mention of the Unmentionable--found those limits.
Position one interfacing strip to the left of the armscye seam from the shirtfront armscye mark to the shirt-back armscye mark; fuse following the manufacturer's instruction.
In car bumper stickers and as shirtfront logo, EDsa1992 was the first hint that then Defense Secretary Fidel Ed V.
Amanda Laugesen, president of the Australian National Dictionary Centre, said the word was chosen after it was made famous by Mr Abbott but mostly because there was confusion about what shirtfront really meant.
The Colt hangs unshifting alongside my ribcage, instantly accessible through the shirtfront with the second-from-the-top button undone.
For some reason his flaming hair and beard, his tie that hangs only halfway down his shirtfront, and his self-important junior-faculty manner particularly annoy me today.
It's definitely safer than using your shirtfront or sleeve, especially if you have bone or metal buttons.
Then, twiddling at his shirtfront, he switched to Oliver Hardy.
As at Taunton this track is no shirtfront but his defence was rock solid while he rarely failed to punish a loose ball.
But while Christmas is bootlegging alone, before Brown starts selling out of his shirtfront in dark alleys, his customers are forced to come to the back of the Burden plantation, on the grounds of a family of "nigger lovers" into whose house no other white person has entered for twenty years, next to a row of negro cabins.
But with Barca's multi-year shirtfront sponsorship amounting to e1/4165 million, we will have to wait and see who wins the battle for the top spot in the coming years.
But that monumental knock on a shirtfront can't hide the fact that he has been struggling and Pietersen can outscore him.