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armhole Syllabification: arm·hole
Pronunciation: /ˈärmˌhōl/

Definition of armhole in English:


Each of two openings in a garment through which the wearer puts their arms.
Example sentences
  • They feature button down collars, center full button front, reinforced shoulder and armholes, shirt tail hem and wood-tone buttons.
  • Areas on a knit garment where you want to eliminate stretch include: armholes, shoulder seams, waistlines, necklines and zippers.
  • This bra also has two places in the back where you can adjust the shoulder straps to fit closer in, or farther apart, depending on the neckline / armholes of your shirt.
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