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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 abuses their wife (domestic violence); Nickname for alcoholic drinks reputed to arouse pugnacity: Rum, called "the golden wifebeater"; Stella Artois, sometimes called "Wife ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleeveless_shirt

A sleeveless shirt is a shirt manufactured without sleeves, or one whose sleeves have been cut ... wife-beater (sometimes just beater) and guinea tee or dago tee ( "guinea" and "dago" being ethnic slurs for people of Italian ethnicity). In the UK an A-shirt, especially when used as an undershirt, is known as a vest (compare ...

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

Apr 8, 2016 ... "It was so OK to beat your wife until so recently that today we have a kind of shirt named after it," comedian Louis C.K. exasperatedly said in his ...

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

A white sleaveles t-shirt also referred to as a muscle shirt or singlet. ... It is named wife beater after Marlon Brando's character, Stanley Kowalski, who wore one ...

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

May 13, 2005 ... And third — a white, thin t-shirt with no arms, resembling a tank top, which often ... First, we must address the origins of said “wife beater” shirts.

www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question103968.html

The term is slang for a sleeveless white T-shirt – the kind famously ... of wife beater also mention Stanley Kowalski (from A Streetcar Named ...

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 ... You can still buy the original style of white cotton tank top in any store with ... was an undershirt, and it was considered uncouth to wear it as a shirt.

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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: ...

www.nytimes.com/2001/04/22/style/noticed-an-undershirt-named-what.html

Apr 22, 2001 ... ''She wants to look raunchy so she's wearing a wifebeater.'' .... in college I started using it as slang for any white, sheer, ribbed sleeveless shirt.

www.city-data.com/forum/fashion-beauty/2005674-why-tanks-men-called-wife-beaters-3.html

from a t-shirt.. I enjoy my tank-top's or wife beater, and also like my v neck white tees.. Just slang..It's the guys that don't call it that you should ...