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safari jacket

n.
A shirt jacket, usually drab or olive in color, having large patch pockets and often a belt or pleats.
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safari jacket

n
(Clothing & Fashion) another name for bush jacket
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bush′ jack`et


n.
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.
[1935–40]
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Three months ago, the 25-year-old company set up a distribution centre in Miami to provide its bulletproof sports coats, safari jackets and T-shirts to the United States.
Mixing ultra-feminine tops, blouses and dresses with comfortable pieces such as chinos and safari jackets, the collection comes in a beautiful watercolor palette of blush pinks, yellows, whites, beiges and khakis.
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The designer's spring 2015 collection was heavy on khakis, safari jackets and cargo pants, and played with the notion of safari as it moved into evening wear, too.
Saint Laurent re-created '30s smoking jackets (but shorter and tighter), safari jackets, "cabbage" turbans, and the billowy, colorful outfits of peasants.
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"A giant of couture for 45 years," declared The New York Times, while The Washington Post was equally effusive saying Saint Laurent, whose slinky tuxedo suits and safari jackets became a symbol of women's liberation in the 1960s, was an "emperor of world fashion".
From the first YSL tuxedo and his trim pantsuits to seethrough blouses, safari jackets and glamorous gowns, Saint Laurent created instant classics that remain stylish decades later.
From the first YSL tuxedo and his trim pantsuits to see-through blouses, safari jackets and glamorous gowns, Saint Laurent created instant classics that remain stylish decades later.