Definition of dress shield in US English:

dress shield


  • A piece of waterproof material fastened in the armpit of a dress to protect it from perspiration.

    • ‘Dress Shields are made of 100% cotton fabric with a high thread count.’
    • ‘Dress shields and other methods have been introduced in an effort to control this problem.’


dress shield

/ˈdre(s) ˌSHēld/