bush jacket

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bush jacket

A long, cotton shirtlike jacket usually with four flat pockets and a belt.
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bush jacket


bush shirt

(Clothing & Fashion) a casual jacket or shirt having four patch pockets and a belt
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bush′ jack`et

a belted shirtlike jacket, usu. with four patch pockets and a notched collar, adapted from a coat worn in the African bush. Also called safari jacket.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bush jacket - a loose fitting jacket; resembles a shirt with four patch pockets and a belt
jacket - a short coat
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Dr Mahathir wore a suit instead of his customary bush jacket and was greeted by Chief Secretary Tan Sri Ali Hamsa who escorted him into his office.
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All who knew him will remember his trademark bush jacket and Mississippi Gambler hat.
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Your relationship planet Venus takes off her bush jacket and gets into something a little tweedier as she starts to move in on your working life.
He carried an FN-FAL, and his bush jacket was military kit with spare magazines and grenades.
Certain that this trip would never make it to the Outdoor Life Channel, I left my bush jacket, snazzy khaki shorts, custom rifle, and fedora at home.