bush jacket

bush jacket

noun
a belted, hip-length, shirtlike jacket, usually with four patch pockets and a notched collar, adapted from the hunting coat customarily worn in the African bush.
Also called bush coat, bush shirt, safari jacket.


Origin:
1935–40

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bush jacket or bush shirt
 
n
a casual jacket or shirt having four patch pockets and a belt
 
bush shirt or bush shirt
 
n

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