2US informal A sleeveless undershirt: I put on some shorts and a wife beater
More example sentences
- Cameron pulled his dark blue polo shirt over his white wife-beater, and checked his reflection in the mirror.
- Now it was a black mini-skirt with a white wife-beater and black combat boots.
- She wore a white wife-beater and soft blue jeans.
For editors and proofreaders
Syllabification: wife beat·er
Definition of wife beater in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.