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dinner jacket

noun [C]
 
a black or white jacket that a man wears on a very formal occasionCoats, jackets and cloaks
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 Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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