windbreaker definition, meaning - what is windbreaker 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 “windbreaker”

See all translations

windbreaker

noun [C] uk   /ˈwɪndˌbreɪ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/ US (UK old-fashioned windcheater)
a jacket made from a material that protects you from the wind
Translations of “windbreaker”
in Korean 점퍼…
in Arabic سُترة خَفيفة…
in Portuguese jaqueta à prova de vento…
in Catalan caçadora…
in Japanese ウインドブレーカー…
in Italian giacca a vento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 防風外套, 風衣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 防风夹克, 风衣…
(Definition of windbreaker from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of windbreaker?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

cup tie

a game between two teams trying to win a cup (= prize), especially in football

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More