Origin of underarm
Examples from the Web for underarm
Historical Examples of underarm
Sew up the sleeves and underarm seams and turn back the cuffs.
Baste seams of sleeve and underarm all in one long seam on right side.
Baste, with the seams on the outside, shoulder, and underarm seams.
Mark with tracing or pencil the new seam for underarm if you must change it.
Work even to underarm 29 inches or desired length to underarm.Juvenile Styles, Volume 4
- (of a measurement) extending along the arm from wrist to armpit
- sport of or denoting a style of throwing, bowling, or serving in which the hand is swung below shoulder level
- below the arm
- in an underarm style
Word Origin and History for underarm
- Located, placed, or used under the arm.
- The armpit.