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English definition of “vest”

vest

noun [C] (CLOTHING)   /vest/
a piece of clothing like a coat without sleeves that reaches to the waist: My grandfather always wore his vest buttoned up. The state requires that there be a life vest for each person in the boat. Br A vest is an undershirt.
(Definition of vest noun (CLOTHING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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