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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wife-beater

Wife-beater, wifebeater, and wife beater may refer to: a type of sleeveless shirt; a person who ... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...

www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question103968.html

The term is slang for a sleeveless white T-shirt – the kind famously worn by Sylvester Stallone in Rocky and Marlon Brando in A Streetcar Named ...

www.pauldavidson.net/2005/05/13/words-for-your-enjoyment-wife-beaters

May 13, 2005 ... First, we must address the origins of said “wife beater” shirts. Whether or not you know it, the history of the “wife beater” goes back to the Middle ...

www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=wife%20beater

Every time they showed a guy getting arrested for beating his wife he was wearing one of those ... Jed was a wearing a wifebeater to show off his new tattoos.

mic.com/articles/139771/why-are-we-still-calling-white-tank-tops-wife-beaters

Apr 8, 2016 ... The connection to sleeveless shirts may be a total coincidence, but linguists do cite these medieval origins for the phrase "wife beater," to refer ...

www.quora.com/Why-are-tank-top-undershirts-called-wife-beaters

Tank top style undershirts for men are called "wife-beaters" because they appear in a lot of American movies from the 30s and 40s in which uncouth (often eth...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/102333/alternative-definitions-of-wifebeater

I was a li'l nonplussed to find out that the word wifebeater can mean ... Slang sense 3, for Stella Artois, is well known in the UK. Originally ...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/389330/whats-the-origin-of-wife-beater-when-used-as-a-sleeveless-shirt-and-why-is-it

As for the literal meaning issue, since you are describing a shirt there's neither explicit nor implicit reference to violence. If you were to pick up a stick ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/wife-beater

Wife-beater definition at Dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with ... The aspect of Willems as a wife-beater presented to him no interest. ... Word Origin.

twentysomethingfeminism.wordpress.com/2014/04/02/the-history-of-the-wife-beater

Apr 2, 2014 ... “The history of the “wife beater” goes back to the Middle Ages, where knights who lost their armor in battles often had nothing but the chain-mail ...