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Having or being a sleeve that extends in one piece to the neckline of the garment, with slanted seams from the armhole to the neck.
A garment, such as an overcoat or a sweater, that has raglan sleeves.

[After Fitzroy James Henry Somerset (1788-1855), First Baron Raglan, British field marshal.]


(Clothing & Fashion) a coat with sleeves that continue to the collar instead of having armhole seams
(Clothing & Fashion) cut in this design: a raglan sleeve.
[C19: named after Lord Raglan]


(Biography) Fitzroy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan. 1788–1855, British field marshal, diplomatist, politician, and protégé of Wellington: commanded British troops (1854–55) in the Crimean War


(ˈræg lən)

a loose overcoat with raglan sleeves.
[1860–65; after Lord Raglan (1788–1855), British field marshal]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.raglan - a garment (coat or sweater) that has raglan sleevesraglan - a garment (coat or sweater) that has raglan sleeves
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
raglan sleeve - a sleeve that extends in one piece to the neckline of a coat or sweater with seams from the armhole to the neck


A. Nraglán m
B. CPD raglan sleeve Nmanga f raglán


adjRaglan-; raglan sleeveRaglanärmel m
n (= coat)Raglan(mantel) m


1. adj(alla) raglan inv
2. nraglan f
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