noun, adjective

Origin of slipover

First recorded in 1915–20; noun, adj. use of verb phrase slip over Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for slipover

turtleneck, bodice, pullover, shell, T-shirt, slipover, middy, bodysuit

Examples from the Web for slipover

Historical Examples of slipover

  • This slipover sweater of mine is all that I usually wear, but I put on the coat tonight in honor of the ladies.


    Grace May North

British Dictionary definitions for slipover



of or denoting a garment that can be put on easily over the head


such a garment, esp a sleeveless pullover
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