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shirt·dressalso shirt-dress (shûrt′drĕs′)
A dress tailored like a shirt with a collar and buttons down the front. Also called shirtwaist.
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(Clothing & Fashion) a dress that resembles a lengthened shirt, often worn with a belt
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a tailored blouse or shirt worn by women.
2. Also called shirtdress, shirt′waist`er.a dress with a bodice and front opening like a tailored shirt.
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