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Wife-beater

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Wife-beater, wifebeater, and wife beater may refer to: a type of sleeveless shirt; a person who abuses their wife (domestic violence); Nickname for alcoholic drinks reputed to arouse pugnacity: Rum,...

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 eth...

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

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May 13, 2005 ... ... undershirts are calledwife-beaters.” I mean, do people who wear them really beat their wives? Or are they just trying to show off a fake tan?”.

Urban Dictionary: white beater

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A white beater is a slang for wife beater, not the other way around. They first called them wife beaters refering to the stereotype that men who wore the tanks ...

"Wife-beater" or "A-shirt" | GQ

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Mar 14, 2005 ... I was disappointed to read you recommend a “wife-beater.“ Glamorizing wife beating is in no way stylish. They are called A-shirts. We don't ...

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Jul 10, 2012 ... R u sure, that wife beaters aren't white short sleave t shirts that are too ... it's called a wife beater because every time they arrested someone ...

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

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Apr 8, 2016 ... Even as they started popping up in almost every gangster movie, the ... why the fuck is there an actual tank top called a 'wifebeater' and who ...

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

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The "wife beater" tank top is a standard white cotton ribbed ... According to an informal class survey, they're called wifebeaters here in Sydney.

Why are those t-shirts called Wife Beaters? - Able2Know

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Question Tagged: T-Shirts Wife Beaters Curiosity Community, Replies: 99. ... In French, they are called "marcel" - because the "établissements ...

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What is the origin of the term "wife beater shirt"? - Fun Trivia

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Mar 19, 2009 ... I think the TV show "COPS" had a lot do with the creation of this word. Every time they showed a guy getting arrested for beating his wife he was ...

Urban Dictionary: wife beater

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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.

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

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I never mentioned they were wearing "wife beaters". I said T-shirts without sleeves like the one you posted. Additionally, what do my previous ...