windbreaker

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wind·break·er

 (wĭnd′brā′kər)
n.
A light, wind-resistant outer jacket with close-fitting, often elasticized cuffs and waistband.

[Originally a trademark.]
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Wind•break•er

(ˈwɪndˌbreɪ kər)
Trademark. a jacket of wind-resistant material with close-fitting elastic hip band and cuffs.
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windbreaker

A warm jacket that fits closely at the cuffs and waistband.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.windbreaker - a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)windbreaker - a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)
cagoule - lightweight parka; waterproof
jacket - a short coat
ski jacket, ski parka - a parka to be worn while skiing
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Translations
šusťákovkavětrovka

windbreaker

[ˈwɪndˌbreɪkəʳ] N (esp US) → cazadora f
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