chemisette definition

  • noun:
    • a brief sleeveless bodice, previously donned by females.
    • A blouse front previously donned by women; a dickey.
    • a product of women’s garments, preferred into the 1860s and 1870s, used to fill out leading and neckline of every apparel.
    • An under-garment, donned by females, frequently since the neck, arms, and breast.
    • A garment for since the throat, manufactured from some light textile, as lace, muslin, or cambric, and used under a waist, particularly under one slice low at throat.
    • In medieval fortification, a chemise covering an extremely small-part associated with the main wall surface.

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