double breasted

double-breasted

[duhb-uhl-bres-tid]
adjective
1.
(of a coat, jacket, etc.) overlapping sufficiently in front to allow for two rows of buttons.
2.
(of a suit) having a coat or jacket that so overlaps.
Compare single-breasted.


Origin:
1695–1700

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double-breasted
 
adj
(of a garment) having overlapping fronts such as to give a double thickness of cloth

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