smoking jacket

a loose-fitting jacket for men, often of a heavy fabric and trimmed with braid, worn indoors, especially as a lounging jacket.

1875–80 Unabridged
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smoking jacket
a man's comfortable jacket of velvet, etc, closed by a tie belt or fastenings, worn at home
[so called because it was formerly worn for smoking]

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Example sentences
At one point he demonstrates a spectacular smoking jacket, which is a jacket that emits smoke.
He sports a purple tie, a pink check shirt and of course a maroon velvet smoking jacket.
Sometimes people who smoke wear a smoking jacket or change clothes after smoking.
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