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anorak

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noun an·o·rak \ˈa-nə-ˌrak\

Simple Definition of anorak

  • : a jacket that has a hood and that is long enough to cover your hips

  • : a person who is extremely interested in something that other people find boring

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of anorak

  1. :  a usually pullover hooded jacket long enough to cover the hips

Origin and Etymology of anorak

Dan, from Inuit (Greenland) annoraaq


First Known Use: 1877


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