Definition of Nightshirt

1. Noun. Nightclothes worn by men.

Generic synonyms: Nightclothes, Nightwear, Sleepwear



Definition of Nightshirt

1. n. A kind of nightgown for men.

Definition of Nightshirt

1. Noun. A shirt-like garment (often oversized) that is worn to bed. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nightshirt

1. [n -S]

Nightshirt Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Nightshirt Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nightshirt

nightmarish
nightmarishly
nightmarishness
nightmen
nightrider
nights
nights out
nightscape
nightscapes
nightscope
nightscopes
nightshade
nightshades
nightshift
nightshifts
nightshirt (current term)
nightshirted
nightshirts
nightside
nightsides
nightsoil
nightspot
nightspots
nightstand
nightstands
nightstick
nightstick fracture
nightsticks
nightstool
nightsuit

Literary usage of Nightshirt

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

1. Memoirs of My Dead Life by George Moore (1920)
"Doris, we have fallen upon a moral town! — high beds and nightshirts.' 'But, sir, may I not offer you a silk nightshirt? We have some very pretty ones. ..."

2. The Twentieth Century by Caroline Farrar Ware (1908)
"As he did so the group partially opened and disclosed the central figure of a very little girl, in what appeared to be a nightshirt, clasping a bundle ..."

3. Annotated Cases, American and English by H Noyes Greene, William Mark McKinney, David Shephard Garland (1917)
"On the morning of his death he arose and partially dressed, putting on his trousers and slippers, but did not remove his nightshirt. ..."

4. The Friends of Rathlin Island by Stewart Dalby (2004)
"He had on a huge red and white striped nightshirt, which reached to his feet. The nightshirt went with him everywhere. He had nothing on underneath. ..."

5. A Different Sin by Rochelle H. Schwab (1993)
"Zach's thick hair was already as disheveled as after a night of sleep, his rumpled nightshirt hiked up to his thighs, exposing the pink tip of his penis. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Nightshirt

Search for Nightshirt on Dictionary.com!Search for Nightshirt on Thesaurus.com!Search for Nightshirt on Google!Search for Nightshirt on Wikipedia!

Search