襯衣

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See also: 衬衣

Chinese[edit]

 
give alms; underwear; to line; lining; contrast; assist
 
gown; clothes; to dress; to wear
trad. (襯衣)
simp. (衬衣)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

襯衣

  1. (Elementary Mandarin) underclothes; shirt

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 4

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

襯衣 (hiragana しんい, rōmaji shin'i)

  1. underwear

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

襯衣 (katakana シャツ, hiragana しゃつ, rōmaji shatsu)

  1. (uncommon) shirt
    • 1906, Natsume Sōseki, Botchan:
      もっとも (おどろ)いたのはこの (あつ)いのにフランネルの襯衣 (しゃつ) ()ている。
      Mottomo odoroita no wa kono atsui noni furanneru no shatsu o kiteiru.
      But what surprised me most was that he wore a flannel shirt.