dress shirt

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dress shirt

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a man's shirt, usually white, worn as part of formal evening dress, usually having a stiffened or decorative front

dress′ shirt′


n.
1. a man's shirt for evening dress, usu. having French cuffs and a stiff or pleated front fastened by studs.
2. a man's tailored shirt, with long or short sleeves, buttons down the front, and a soft or starched collar, worn with a tie.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dress shirt - a man's white shirt (with a starch front) for evening wear (usually with a tuxedo)dress shirt - a man's white shirt (with a starch front) for evening wear (usually with a tuxedo)
plastron - the front of man's dress shirt
shirt - a garment worn on the upper half of the body
Translations

dress shirt

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References in classic literature ?
She had tried long series of shorts, and, once, she had held the button down for a solid three minutes.
The former American Idol judge teamed the look with button down, knee-high boots, stockings and a glittered New York Yankees baseball cap.
Simply push the button down to remove the cork from the bottle and push the button up to extract the cork from the bat.
For my part, I went from a casual look t dressing in suits, back to a casual look, but with a twist: a button down collar shirt, tie and no jacket.
Consider a casual button down shirt worn with a tie and jacket for formal business meetings and on its own for gatherings that are more casual.
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The young Red Bull star left it until the final hot lap of the closing ten-minute third qualifying session to push championship leader Button down to second, with Brawn GP team-mate Rubens Barrichello third.