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wrong side out

Definition of wrong side out in English:

Inside out.
Example sentences
  • Of course, one might well observe that I'm not someone to listen to on this; last Sunday, when I got home from church, I realized my dress was wrong side out.
  • Also, wash your denim garments wrong side out to reduce fading.
  • To narrow the shirt bodice, position it wrong side out on a flat surface.
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