Definition of button-through in English:

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button-through

British

adjective

(Of clothing) fastened with buttons from top to bottom: a silk button-through dress
More example sentences
  • The long-sleeve style has button-through sleeve plackets, adjustable cuffs and a back pleat.
  • The cut-away collars that accommodate fat Windsor knots are giving way to fuller cuts that pinch in neatly under the tie with the use of tabs or poppers (NB: not button-through style).
  • The perfect Woodstock look is a pale blue button-through A-line jeans skirt or culottes with a tunic top, and a velvet blazer with vintage-inspired accessories.

noun

A button-through dress.
Example sentences
  • The designer once again embossed the trademark map into black silk in full-length button-throughs and soft shirt dresses that were a world away from some of the hard sculpted designs seen in other shows this week.
  • Then there's a great selection of textured jumpers and button-throughs.
  • The designer once again embossed the trademark map into black silk in full-length button-throughs and soft shirt dresses that were a world away from some of the hard sculpted designs seen in other shows this week.

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