undergarment

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

noun

an article of underwear.

Nearby words

  1. underflow,
  2. underfoot,
  3. underframe,
  4. underfunded,
  5. underfur,
  6. undergird,
  7. underglaze,
  8. undergo,
  9. undergrad,
  10. undergraduate

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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