In the United States and Canada, it is commonly known as a tank top or by its
pejorative ... In the Philippines, when used as an undershirt it is called a sando.
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Mar 31, 2014 ... The sleeveless ribbed tank top with wide straps is also associated with ... “the
association between ”wifebeater” and an undershirt surfaced in 1997 ... tan lines
called “wife beater marks” on their shoulders from the thick straps.
Jun 10, 2014 ... 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 ...
I enjoy my tank-top's or wife beater, and also like my v neck white tees. ... It
annoys me a lot when men who wear tanks are called "wife beaters".
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Mar 19, 2009 ... The term is slang for a sleeveless white T-shirt – the kind famously worn by ... of
Hartford, Jr. when he was arrested — wearing a dirty tank top with ... were “
wearing wife-beaters” and the lexicon stuck from that point forward.
The drunk abusive husband always is wearing a stain white tank top undershirt
when he's ... I thought only kapok trees were called wife-beaters ...
May 13, 2005 ... ... thee a question: “Why are some undershirts are called “wife-beaters. ... And
third — a white, thin t-shirt with no arms, resembling a tank top, ...
The shirt has gotten that name because it is stereotypically worn by lower class
men, who are stereotypically associated with wife beating.