Shirttail



noun
1.
the part of a shirt below the waistline.
2.
Journalism. a brief item added at the end of a related newspaper story.
Compare follow-up (def 3b).
adjective
3.
quite young and immature in behavior.
4.
Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. of distant relation, especially by marriage:
some shirttail cousins I’d never met.
verb (used with object)
5.
Informal. to append or add (an item) to a discussion or writing:
The tariff concessions were shirttailed onto the trade bill.
shirtsleeve

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