Meaning of shirtless in English:


Pronunciation /ˈʃəːtləs/


  • (especially of a man) wearing no clothes above the waist.

    ‘shirtless young men posing’
    • ‘He struts around shirtless in tight jeans.’
    • ‘The artist appears shirtless, holding a palette.’
    • ‘At the entrance, a life-size sculpture of a barefoot, shirtless man lay on a row of empty birdcages.’
    • ‘For some odd reason there is a large, shirtless cook who looks like the Comic Book Guy from The Simpsons.’
    • ‘Two shirtless boys photographed in a Bronx apartment encapsulate how Rosenthal sees the refugee experience.’
    • ‘A shirtless man in shorts stands on a filthy foam mattress.’
    • ‘In a humble backyard, a shirtless older man splashed with mud from gardening staggers, seemingly surprised by afternoon light.’
    • ‘A plaintive shirtless man, with cupped hands extended in front of him, holds the two halves of a broken eggshell.’
    • ‘This is four minutes of pure delight for anyone who wants to see the former bandleader shirtless.’
    • ‘Why aren't you asking all these shirtless men around here to put on their shirts?’