In the United States and Canada, it is commonly known as a tank top or by its
pejorative nicknames, wife-beater (sometimes just beater) and guinea tee or
Mar 19, 2009 ... The term is slang for a sleeveless white T-shirt – the kind famously worn ... a
picture of Hartford, Jr. when he was arrested — wearing a dirty tank top with ... of
wife beater also mention Stanley Kowalski (from A Streetcar Named ...
form fitting white ribbed tank top worn by men; looks good on well-built fellas,
pathetic on skinny fellas, and disgusting on fat beer bellied fellas.
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".
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.
4 Black 2 Gray. 6 White, Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, Xlarge, 2XL, 3XL. ... Lot Of
3, 6 Men Tank Top 100% Cotton A-Shirt Wife Beater Ribbed Pack Undershirt.
$18.75. Buy It Now ... Also known as wife-beaters. Comes in 3 or 6 pack of color
It makes me think of Marlon Brando in A Streetcar Named Desire, although, .... I
would never wear a wife-beater under a white dress shirt, because you can see it
.... A tank top is the same general shape, but not the same thing ...
Jul 9, 2014 ... ... by antiperspirants, I disapprove of the “A-shirt”—the tank top that a gentleman
refrains from calling a “wife-beater”—because it does not protect the pits. A V-
neck shirt worn under a buttoned-up dress shirt is a bad move. ... to expose the
collar of a white crewneck undershirt worn beneath a dress shirt.
Apr 22, 2001 ... Correction: April 29, 2001, Sunday An article last Sunday about the growing use
of the term ''wifebeater'' for a ribbed white tank top undershirt ...
Mar 7, 2009 ... Starting with its name, the tank top is also known as a wife-beater, ... they wear “
uniform” white cotton shirts to avoid show and tell wife beater ...