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.
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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]
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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.
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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
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Translations
tupakkatakki

smoking jacket

ngiacca da camera
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References in classic literature ?
Higgins, in evening dress, with overcoat and hat, comes in, carrying a smoking jacket which he has picked up downstairs.
The Prince, still fully attired, save that in place of his dress coat he wore a loose smoking jacket, stood at the windows of his sitting room at Devenham Castle, looking across the park.
He wore a semi-military smoking jacket, claret-coloured, with a black velvet collar.
SCOTT BAIN 6 Could have worn a smoking jacket rather than a strip.
Your perambulating pensioner, who then had to shave at least twice a month, was advancing in a black corduroy smoking jacket of the sort worn by never-to-be-published poets.
The mannish pantsuit, Le Smoking jacket or evening tuxedo were present, with peaked shoulders.
* Brushed velvet can bring to mind sofas at establishments of dubious reputation, but in the case of this smoking jacket, it works.
"It's quite funny our club doctor thought it was a three o'clock kick-off and he was sat at home with his pipe, slippers and smoking jacket.
Asia even wore her smoking jacket!" Needless to say, both Falguni and Shane were delighted to see the diva sport their style from head- totoe.
She was Nina Ash on the series, "Angel." But maybe she was destined to write as she progressed in writing funny columns for "Playboy" and "The Smoking Jacket." She also wrote a short film entitled "Kidnapping Caitlinn" where she played with her husband, Jason Biggs.
But it was when the man himself sauntered on stage resplendent in a colourfully flowered and elegant smoking jacket that proceedings really took off with a punchy version of JJ Cale's Same Old Blues and augmenting his fine Jazz Orchestra with a few of Ferry's more rockier side men.