Definition of sweatshirt in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈswetˌSHərt/


A loose, heavy shirt, typically made of cotton, worn when exercising or as leisurewear.
Example sentences
  • They wore old flannel shirts, and sweatshirts that hung over ripped jeans.
  • The zip-front styles make them more adaptable than sweatshirts and the material is warmer than a cardigan.
  • Gazing at the various NYC baseball caps and sweatshirts, I felt rather queasy.

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Syllabification: sweat·shirt

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