An emo sweater is usually stripey. Popular colours include purple and black ,red and black or green and black.
The 'emo sweater' means a lot more if it belongs to the emo boy/emo girl's girlfriend/boyfriend or best friend.
Emo sweaters can be baggy or regular fit, some are hooded.
The sweater can be worn with a shirt underneath, revealing the collar above the neckline of the sweater. This is a common look for emo boys.
The red and black striped sweater worn by Dennis the Menace.
See also stripey tights, stripey scarves and stripey socks-very popular alternatives to the original emo sweater.
by Ashaya October 30, 2006

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sweater worn by an 'emo kid'. (see emo kid). often belonging to the father of the wearer, or purchased in a thrift store. an emo kids may own 5+ emo sweater. they are usually found in bland colours. many are 'vintage'.
you can tell that kid is emo purely based on his sweater. they don't sell sweaters like that these days, no siree. i bet he got that bad boy down at amity.
by jane_bond October 26, 2003
Sweats that were made popular by weezer's Sweater song.
If you want you can destroy my sweater.
by Stivers November 17, 2004

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