safari jacket
noun Date: 1951 a usually belted shirt jacket with pleated expansible pockets

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Safari jacket — A safari jacket or bush jacket is a garment originally designed for the purpose of going on safari in the African bush.Popularized by turn of the 20th century Anglo African adventurers, safari style jackets were engineered for comfort and… …   Wikipedia

  • safari jacket — /səˈfari dʒækət/ (say suh fahree jakuht) noun 1. → bush jacket (def. 1). 2. a jacket worn as part of a safari suit …   Australian English dictionary

  • safari jacket — noun A usually khaki colored jacket, usually with a belt, that has large pockets and was originally designed to be worn on safari …   Wiktionary

  • safari jacket — noun : a usually belted shirt jacket with bellows pockets * * * noun, pl ⋯ ets [count] : a type of lightweight jacket that usually has a belt and four large pockets …   Useful english dictionary

  • safari jacket. — See bush jacket. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • safari jacket — noun a belted lightweight jacket, typically having short sleeves and four patch pockets …   English new terms dictionary

  • safari jacket — safa′ri jack et n. clo bush jacket • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • safari jacket. — See bush jacket. [1950 55] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Safari (disambiguation) — Safari may refer to: *Safari, an overland journey *Safari jacket, a type of clothingIn Zoological Parks *Safari park, a drive through animal park *Safari Park (Karachi), a childrens park in Karachi, Sindh, PakistanIn computing: *Safari (web… …   Wikipedia

  • Safari — A safari (pronEng|səˈfɑri) is an overland journey. It usually refers to a trip by tourists to Africa, traditionally for a big game hunt and in more modern times to watch and photograph big game and other wildlife as a safari holiday. There is a… …   Wikipedia

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