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sports jacket

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a man's informal jacket, made esp of tweed: worn with trousers of different material. Also called (US, Austral, and NZ): sports coat

sports′ jack`et


n.
a jacket with a notched collar, long sleeves, and a somewhat full cut.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sports jacket - lightweight single-breasted jacketsports jacket - lightweight single-breasted jacket; often striped in the colors of a club or school
jacket - a short coat
Translations
مِعْطَف رياضي ، جاكيت عادي يَوْمي
sportovní sako
sportsjakke
sportkabát
sportjakki, stakur jakki
športové sako
spor ceket

sports jacket

sport jacket (Am) ngiacca sportiva

sport

(spoːt) noun
1. games or competitions involving physical activity. She's very keen on sport of all kinds.
2. a particular game or amusement of this kind. Hunting, shooting and fishing are not sports I enjoy.
3. a good-natured and obliging person. He's a good sport to agree to do that for us!
4. fun; amusement. I only did it for sport.
verb
to wear, especially in public. He was sporting a pink tie.
ˈsporting adjective
1. of, or concerned with, sports. the sporting world.
2. (negative unsporting) showing fairness and kindness or generosity, especially if unexpected. a sporting gesture.
sports adjective
(American also sport) designed, or suitable, for sport. a sports centre; sports equipment.
sports car
a small, fast car with only two seats.
sports jacket
a type of jacket for men, designed for casual wear.
ˈsportsman (ˈspoːts-) feminine ˈsportswoman noun
1. a person who takes part in sports. He is a very keen sportsman.
2. a person who shows a spirit of fairness and generosity in sport. He's a real sportsman who doesn't seem to care if he wins or loses.
ˈsportswear noun
clothing designed for playing sports in.
a sporting chance
a reasonably good chance.
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