- a woman's sleeveless, often lace-trimmed undergarment for the upper body, worn as under a sheer blouse
- a woman's short negligee
Origin of camisoleFrench ; from Spanish camisola, diminutive of camisa ; from Late Latin camisia: see chemise
A woman's sleeveless undergarment or shirt with narrow and often adjustable straps.
Origin of camisoleFrench (from Italian camiciola, diminutive of camicia, shirt) or from Old Provençal camisolla, diminutive of camisa, shirt, both from Late Latin camisia, camīsa; see chemise.
From French camisole, from Old Provençal camisola, diminutive of camisa (“shirt”).