undergarment

[ uhn-der-gahr-muh nt ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌgɑr mənt /

noun

an article of underwear.

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Origin of undergarment

First recorded in 1520–30; under- + garment
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British Dictionary definitions for undergarment

undergarment
/ (ˈʌndəˌɡɑːmənt) /

noun

any garment worn under the visible outer clothes, usually next to the skin
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