dinner jacket definition, meaning - what is dinner jacket in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “dinner jacket”

See all translations

dinner jacket

noun [C] uk   us   UK (abbreviation DJ, US tuxedo)
a man's black or white jacket worn at formal social events, usually in the evening, with matching trousers and a bow tie
Translations of “dinner jacket”
in Korean 디너 재킷…
in Arabic بَدلة السهرة…
in Portuguese smoking…
in Catalan esmòquing…
in Japanese タキシード…
in Italian smoking…
in Chinese (Traditional) (指男裝)晚禮服…
in Russian смокинг…
in Turkish smokin, resmi davet ve akşam yemeklerinde giyilen siyah veya beyaz ceket…
in Chinese (Simplified) (指男式)晚礼服…
in Polish smoking…
(Definition of dinner jacket from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of dinner jacket?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “dinner jacket”

Definitions of “dinner jacket” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cost/charge the earth

to cost, charge, etc. a lot of money

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More