garibaldi

[ gar-uh-bawl-dee ]
/ ˌgær əˈbɔl di /

noun

a loose blouse worn by women and children in the mid-19th century, made in imitation of the red shirts worn by the soldiers of Garibaldi.
a brilliant orange damselfish, Hypsypops rubicundus, found off the rocky coasts of southern California.

Origin of garibaldi

First recorded in 1860–65

Definition for garibaldi (2 of 2)

Garibaldi

[ gar-uh-bawl-dee; Italian gah-ree-bahl-dee ]
/ ˌgær əˈbɔl di; Italian ˌgɑ riˈbɑl di /

noun

Giu·sep·pe [juh-sep-ee; Italian joo-zep-pe] /dʒəˈsɛp i; Italian dʒuˈzɛp pɛ/, 1807–82, Italian patriot and general.

Related forms

Gar·i·bal·di·an, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for garibaldi (1 of 2)

garibaldi

/ (ˌɡærɪˈbɔːldɪ) /

noun

a woman's loose blouse with long sleeves popular in the 1860s, copied from the red flannel shirt worn by Garibaldi's soldiers
British a type of biscuit having a layer of currants in the centre

British Dictionary definitions for garibaldi (2 of 2)

Garibaldi

/ (ˌɡærɪˈbɔːldɪ) /

noun

Giuseppe (dʒuˈzɛppe). 1807–82, Italian patriot; a leader of the Risorgimento. He fought against the Austrians and French in Italy (1848–49; 1859) and, with 1000 volunteers, conquered Sicily and Naples for the emerging kingdom of Italy (1860)
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