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standaway

[ stand-uh-wey ]

adjective

  1. (of a garment) designed or constructed to stand upright or extend outward from the body:

    a standaway collar.



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Word History and Origins

Origin of standaway1

First recorded in 1935–40; adj. use of verb phrase stand away

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