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smoking jacket

noun
1.
a loose-fitting jacket for men, often of a heavy fabric and trimmed with braid, worn indoors, especially as a lounging jacket.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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British Dictionary definitions for smoking-jacket

smoking jacket

noun
1.
a man's comfortable jacket of velvet, etc, closed by a tie belt or fastenings, worn at home
Word Origin
so called because it was formerly worn for smoking
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