dinner jacket Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “dinner jacket” in the English Dictionary

"dinner jacket" in British English

See all translations

dinner jacketnoun [C]

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

More meanings of “dinner jacket”

Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More