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Sleeveless shirt - Wikipedia

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A sleeveless shirt is a shirt manufactured without sleeves, or one whose sleeves have been cut ... it is commonly known as a tank top or by its pejorative nicknames, wife-beater (sometimes just beat...

What is the origin of the term "wife beater shirt"? - FunTrivia.com

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Mar 19, 2009 ... 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 ...

Why are tank top undershirts called 'wife beaters?' - Quora

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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 ethnic ...

Words For Your Enjoyment: Wife Beaters | Paul Davidson Dot Net

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May 13, 2005 ... ... and asks thee a question: “Why are some undershirts are calledwife-beaters. ... And third — a white, thin t-shirt with no arms, resembling a tank top, which ... First, we must address the origins of said “wife beatershirts.

Urban Dictionary: wife beater

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A white sleaveles t-shirt also referred to as a muscle shirt or singlet. Virgil's got his wifebeater on, looks like Helen's gonna get taught a lesson tonight! by Jason  ...

What's the real name for what are known as "wife-beaters ...

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I've never heard them being called wife-beaters here. Maybe I'm ... I've always called them undershirts, and so did everyone else I know.

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Jul 10, 2012 ... WHy do we call shirts that artists like chris brown and 50 cent wear wife beaters? ... Girl Walks Around NYC With A Painted Shirt! - Duration: ...

Why are tanks for men called "wife beaters" (male, clothes ...

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I have seen cute guys in sleeveless shirts, but sleeveless shirt =/= wife beater. This, for example, is not a wife beater, but it's sleeveless and ...

etymology - Alternative definitions of wifebeater - English Language ...

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Jan 30, 2013 ... I'm from the UK and have heard Stella called WifeBeater plenty of times, but ... " Wifebeater" to refer to tight fitting, sleeveless t-shirts/tank tops is ...

Why Are We Still Calling White Tank Tops "Wife-Beaters"? - Mic

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Apr 8, 2016 ... What do you call a certain kind of a white sleeveless shirt? .... why the fuck is there an actual tank top called a 'wifebeater' and who thought it'd ...