smoking jacket

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smoking jacket

n.
A man's evening jacket, often made of a fine fabric, elaborately trimmed, and usually worn at home.

smoking jacket

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a man's comfortable jacket of velvet, etc, closed by a tie belt or fastenings, worn at home
[so called because it was formerly worn for smoking]

smok′ing jack`et


n.
a loose-fitting jacket for men, often of a heavy fabric and trimmed with braid, worn indoors, esp. for lounging.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.smoking jacket - a man's soft jacket usually with a tie beltsmoking jacket - a man's soft jacket usually with a tie belt; worn at home
loungewear - clothing suitable for relaxation
Translations
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smoking jacket

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References in classic literature ?
The yellow light from the student's lamp fell on his hands and the purple sleeves of his velvet smoking-jacket, but his flushed face and big, hard head were in the shadow.
An hour afterwards Da Souza, with a grin of content upon his unshapely mouth, exchanged his frock coat for a gaudy smoking-jacket, and, with a freshly-lit cigar in his mouth, took up the letters which had arrived by the evening post.
Marzan, tall, gaunt, with dark eyes narrowing and flashing, is Holmes, albeit a Holmes given to wearing matching smoking-jacket and deerstalker in scarlet velvet, smoking an outlandishly large pipe, and speaking in a thick Spanish accent.