Norfolk jacket
noun Etymology: Norfolk, England Date: 1866 a loose-fitting belted single-breasted jacket with box pleats

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Norfolk jacket — A kind of loose fitting plaited jacket, having a loose belt. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Norfolk jacket — or Norfolk coat n. a loosefitting, single breasted, belted jacket with a pocket on each side and box pleats in front and back …   English World dictionary

  • Norfolk jacket — Golfing costume consisting of Norfolk jacket and knickerbockers. Detail of a fashion plate from the Sartorial Arts Journal, New York, 1901 A Norfolk jacket is a loose, belted, single breasted jacket with box pleats on the back and front, with a… …   Wikipedia

  • Norfolk jacket — a loosely belted single breasted jacket, with box pleats in front and back. Also called Norfolk coat. [1865 70; after NORFOLK county in England] * * * …   Universalium

  • Norfolk jacket — Nor′folk jack et n. clo a loosely belted single breasted jacket with box pleats in front and back • Etymology: 1865–70; after Norfolk, county in England …   From formal English to slang

  • Norfolk jacket — n. a man s loose belted jacket, with box pleats. Etymology: Norfolk in S. England …   Useful english dictionary

  • Norfolk jacket — noun a loose belted jacket with box pleats, typically made of tweed …   English new terms dictionary

  • Norfolk jacket — /ˈnɔfək dʒækət/ (say nawfuhk jakuht) noun a loosely belted single breasted jacket, with box pleat at front and back …   Australian English dictionary

  • Norfolk (disambiguation) — Norfolk is a county in England. Norfolk may also refer to: Contents 1 Place 2 Transportation 3 Animals …   Wikipedia

  • Norfolk coat — Norfolk jacket or Norfolk coat, a loose fitting, single breasted jacket with a belt and box pleats in front and back. ╂[< Norfolk, England] …   Useful english dictionary

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