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sports jacket

(Clothing & Fashion) a man's informal jacket, made esp of tweed: worn with trousers of different material. Also called (US, Austral, and NZ): sports coat
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sports′ jack`et

a jacket with a notched collar, long sleeves, and a somewhat full cut.
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Noun1.sports jacket - lightweight single-breasted jacketsports jacket - lightweight single-breasted jacket; often striped in the colors of a club or school
jacket - a short coat
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مِعْطَف رياضي ، جاكيت عادي يَوْمي
sportovní sako
sportjakki, stakur jakki
športové sako
spor ceket

sports jacket

sport jacket (Am) ngiacca sportiva
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(spoːt) noun
1. games or competitions involving physical activity. She's very keen on sport of all kinds.
2. a particular game or amusement of this kind. Hunting, shooting and fishing are not sports I enjoy.
3. a good-natured and obliging person. He's a good sport to agree to do that for us!
4. fun; amusement. I only did it for sport.
to wear, especially in public. He was sporting a pink tie.
ˈsporting adjective
1. of, or concerned with, sports. the sporting world.
2. (negative unsporting) showing fairness and kindness or generosity, especially if unexpected. a sporting gesture.
sports adjective
(American also sport) designed, or suitable, for sport. a sports centre; sports equipment.
sports car
a small, fast car with only two seats.
sports jacket
a type of jacket for men, designed for casual wear.
ˈsportsman (ˈspoːts-) feminine ˈsportswoman noun
1. a person who takes part in sports. He is a very keen sportsman.
2. a person who shows a spirit of fairness and generosity in sport. He's a real sportsman who doesn't seem to care if he wins or loses.
ˈsportswear noun
clothing designed for playing sports in.
a sporting chance
a reasonably good chance.
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The impact was not as intense for the boys, though, many also did not own a sports jacket.
Nakuru Town East MP David Gikaria, who was Saturday arrested after an altercation with police officers, failed to take plea on Monday despite appearing in a Naivasha court.Dressed in a blue sports jacket, matching black trousers, slippers and also wore a neck brace, the MP walked into the courtroom with difficulty and sat meditatively for close to an hour.
Middleton wore an olive green tweed sports jacket from Dubarry, matching pants, and Chloe "See" boots.
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Both men are described as white, 5ft 4in and of slight build, with one in his early 20s who was wearing a dark sports jacket with the hood up and dark coloured jogging bottoms.
Ditching dance shoes for boots, 27-year-old Daisy wore a bright orange and black sports jacket and skirt - and had her beloved pet pooch Monty in tow.
He stood in the dock, wearing a black sports jacket.
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Two of them wore black tracksuits, one had white lines on the sleeves, while the third individual was dressed in a red sports jacket and black trousers.
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