Meaning of “sports jacket” in the English Dictionary

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"sports jacket" in British English

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sports jacketnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈspɔːts ˌdʒæk.ɪt/ us /ˈspɔːrts ˌdʒæk.ɪt/

a man's jacket made of tweed (= thick cloth made from wool)

(Definition of “sports jacket” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sports jacket" in American English

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sports jacketnoun [ C ]

us /ˈspɔrts ˌdʒæk·ɪt/ also sport coat

a man’s jacket, which is worn with pants of a different color or cloth

(Definition of “sports jacket” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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