Look up wife beater in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wife-beater, wifebeater,
and wife beater may refer to: a person who abuses their wife (domestic violence)
Feb 10, 2011 ... Best Answer: Wife beater, also wifebeater, and sometimes abbreviated as simply
beater, is a slang term used in the United States to refer to a ...
Aug 21, 2008 ... A couple weeks ago we did a post on this awesome, but expensive ... The term “
wife beater” has become pretty ubiquitous as a way of ...
Sep 25, 2014 ... Is it so named for its connection to a vast majority of its wearers being men who
participate in domestic violence or is there more to it?
wifebeater: One who (usually as a repeated practice) beats one's wife, or a
husband prone to violence. ... These user-created lists contain the word '
wifebeater'. .... as an extreme example—the acting style of the period does seem
ludicrous nowadays and easy ... *hands C_b a beer* And come on in out of the
Nov 15, 2007 ... We have a Thai restaurant in the evenings, and they come for a quiet ... "I think
that to use a term like that laughingly as a nickname for a beer is crass. ... Tap the
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Aug 5, 2008 ... ... known, to use the non-politically-correct term, as the “wifebeater.” ... (His
campaign had no comment by press time; nor did Republican ... So even if you're
not a bad boy, wearing a wifebeater gives you that implication. ... said the
wifebeater look has come back at “two totally different ends of the spectrum.
Feb 23, 2005 ... The word certainly does hit a nerve, though. Just ask James ... Doolin, who's 34,
says this discomfort with the word “wife-beater” is a generational thing. “Most
people ... then beat their wife up till the cops come. LOL.” LOL?
That the phrase did not even originate in legal practice could have been ... the
idea that the term derives from a principle governing wife beating, but he ... but
even before then, wife-beaters were arrested and punished for assault and
Jun 22, 2005 ... applicant makes reference to, but does not file a copy of, a news article about the
... “the definition of the term 'wife beater' as a slang term for a T-shirt is ...... of “wife
beater” as a t- shirt all come from non-standard dictionaries.