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Meaning of sweatshirt

sweat•shirt

Pronunciation: (swet'shûrt"), [key]
— n.
  1. a loose, long-sleeved, collarless pullover of soft, absorbent fabric, as cotton jersey, with close-fitting or elastic cuffs and sometimes a drawstring at the waist, commonly worn during athletic activity for warmth or to induce sweating.
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