[ wahyf-bee-ter ]
/ ˈwaɪfˌbi tər /
a man who beats his wife.
Slang: Offensive. a white, sleeveless, close-fitting man’s undershirt, often worn as an outer shirt.
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British Dictionary definitions for wifebeater
a man who hits his wife
Derived forms of wife-beaterwife-beating, noun
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