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waistcoat

noun [C] uk   /ˈweɪs.kəʊt/  us   /-koʊt/ /ˈwes.kət/ UK (US vest)
a piece of clothing that covers the upper body but not the arms and usually has buttons down the front, worn over a shirt
Translations of “waistcoat”
in Korean 조끼…
in Arabic صَدْرِيّة…
in Portuguese colete…
in Catalan armilla…
in Japanese ベスト…
in Italian panciotto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 西服背心, 馬夾…
in Russian жилет…
in Turkish yelek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 西服背心, 马甲…
in Polish kamizelka…
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