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n. pl. gar·i·bal·dis
1. A loose high-necked shirt styled after the red shirts worn by Garibaldi and his soldiers.
2. An orange damselfish (Hypsypops rubicundus) native to coastal marine waters of southern California and Baja Califonia.

[After Giuseppe Garibaldi.]


(Biography) Giuseppe (dʒuˈzɛppe). 1807–82, Italian patriot; a leader of the Risorgimento. He fought against the Austrians and French in Italy (1848–49; 1859) and, with 1000 volunteers, conquered Sicily and Naples for the emerging kingdom of Italy (1860)


1. (Clothing & Fashion) a woman's loose blouse with long sleeves popular in the 1860s, copied from the red flannel shirt worn by Garibaldi's soldiers
2. (Cookery) Brit a type of biscuit having a layer of currants in the centre


(ˌgær əˈbɔl di)

n., pl. -dis.
a loose-fitting blouse worn by women in the mid-19th century, made in imitation of the red shirts worn by the soldiers of Garibaldi.


(ˌgær əˈbɔl di)

Giuseppe, 1807–82, Italian patriot and general.
Gar`i•bal′di•an, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.garibaldi - Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882)Garibaldi - Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882)
2.garibaldi - a loose high-necked blouse with long sleeves; styled after the red flannel shirts worn by Garibaldi's soldiers
blouse - a top worn by women
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