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also shirt-dress  (shûrt′drĕs′)
A dress tailored like a shirt with a collar and buttons down the front. Also called shirtwaist.


(Clothing & Fashion) a dress that resembles a lengthened shirt, often worn with a belt



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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Noun1.shirtdress - a dress that is tailored like a shirt and has buttons all the way down the front
dress, frock - a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice


[ˈʃɜːtdres] Ncamisa f vestido
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