Definition of Camisa

1. a shirt or chemise [n -S]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Camisa

camese
cameses
camest
cameth
camgasite
camgirl
camgirls
cami
camikini
camikinis
camiknickers
caminite
camion
camions
camis
camisa (current term)
camisade
camisades
camisado
camisadoes
camisados
camisas
camisated
camise
camises
camisia
camisias
camisole
camisoles
camlet

Literary usage of Camisa

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Notes Upon the Ethnography of Southern Mexico by Frederick Starr, Davenport Academy of Natural Sciences (1902)
"... or belt, is worn, the waist-band of the skirt fastening tightly over the camisa. Little girls wear a single piece garment, a camisa, ..."

2. Technological dictionary: English-Spanish and Spanish-English of Words and by Néstor Ponce de León (1920)
"... «'•):ruck service camisa, 'but. shift, chemise (f.) Imm,-. shirt. case | second mould for bells, mold (st - eng.) jacket, case, casing (lo. ..."

3. A Dictionary of the Portuguese and English Languages, in Two Parts ...by Antonio Vieyra, Jacinto Dias do Canto by Antonio Vieyra, Jacinto Dias do Canto (1827)
"Fugir em camisa, to run away in one's shirt. camisa de cebra, the slough, or cast skin of a snake. camisa, (in fortifications,) a narrow wall round a castle ..."

4. Neuman and Baretti's Dictionary of the Spanish and English Languages by Henry Neuman, Giuseppe Marco Antonio Baretti (1842)
"Rough-casting or plastering of a wall before it is white-washed camisa ... Tomar la mu/fer en camisa, To marry a woman without money. ..."

5. Supplementary Papers (1893)
"560) mentions not only an old fort at camisa, but also salt mines ; and the presence of salt in the soil is attested by a series of small brackish lakes a ..."

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