Definition of cap sleeve in English:

cap sleeve

Syllabification: cap sleeve


  • A sleeve extending only a short distance from the shoulder and tapering to nothing under the arm.
    More example sentences
    • Wear it as a scooped cap sleeve or as a high/wide neck cap sleeve.
    • ‘A sleeve really gets in the way of the windmill movement, with a cap sleeve there's a lot more freedom to move,’ he concluded.
    • Yet here she was, in lemon chiffon, one cap sleeve hanging askew off a farmers-tanned arm and her dyed pumps in hand.

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