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jacket

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒæk.ɪt/ us  

jacket noun [C] (CLOTHES)

A1 a short coat: a leather/denim/tweed jacket The keys are in my jacket pocket.
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jacket noun [C] (COVER)

→  dust jacket US ( UK sleeve) a cover to protect something: Can you put the record back in its sleeve, please?
Translations of “jacket”
in Korean 자켓…
in Arabic سُتْرة…
in French veston, jaquette…
in Turkish ceket…
in Italian giacca, giubbotto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣服, 短上衣, 夾克…
in Russian куртка, пиджак…
in Polish kurtka, marynarka…
in Spanish chaqueta, sobrecubierta…
in Portuguese paletó, jaqueta…
in German die Jacke, der Umschlag…
in Catalan jaqueta…
in Japanese ジャケット…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣服, 短上衣, 夹克…
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