blazer

noun
blaz·er | \ˈblā-zər \

Definition of blazer 

1 : one that blazes

2 : a sports jacket often with notched collar and patch pockets

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Other Words from blazer

blazered \ˈblā-zərd \ adjective

Examples of blazer in a Sentence

He wore a blue blazer and khaki pants. a wool skirt and matching blazer

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Meghan changed into a sleek pair of black pants paired with a black blazer and fitted white shirt for their next excursion. Simon Perry, PEOPLE.com, "Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Kick Off Another Magical Day in Ireland!," 11 July 2018 Before the thick beard and the blond ’do, before the collage of hundreds of tattoos covered his body, before the Spiderman-like, three-finger snag that broke the Internet, Odell Beckham Jr. had a pink velvet blazer. Jamie Lisanti, SI.com, "Odell Beckham Jr. Stands Out in Style," 10 July 2018 The company featured a line of flamboyant Red Sox blazers, for a cool $495 apiece, as part of its new Cooperstown Retro Collection. Janelle Nanos, BostonGlobe.com, "The crowd goes wild: After years of traditional fan gear, MLB is letting its freak flag fly," 29 June 2018 The clothes had a distinct Western flair, with snakeskin blazers, cowboy boots, and bandannas. Sarah Spellings, The Cut, "Body Glitter and Kaia Gerber Featured in YSL’s Menswear Show," 7 June 2018 In the photo, the 81-year-old senator is wearing a blue button-up shirt paired with a navy-colored blazer and blue jeans. Bree Burkitt, azcentral, "Sen. John McCain tweets birthday wish to wife, Cindy," 20 May 2018 In the photo, the 81-year-old senator is wearing a blue button-up shirt paired with a navy-colored blazer and blue jeans. Bree Burkitt, USA TODAY, "Sen. John McCain tweets birthday wish to wife, Cindy," 20 May 2018 His clothes were a curious blend of cowboy boots, western-cut pants, blue blazer (with a Channel 7 lapel pin) and bow tie. Scott Harrison, latimes.com, "From the Archives: Meteorologist 'Dr. George' Fischbeck," 11 May 2018 Shop it: Self-Portrait Floral-Printed Dress, $510, intermix.com Meghan paired the green ensemble with a black blazer, black pumps, and a small leather shoulder bag. Michelle Manetti, Good Housekeeping, "Meghan Markle Wore the Most Amazing Floral Dress Today," 21 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of blazer

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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blazer

noun

English Language Learners Definition of blazer

: a jacket that is worn over a shirt and that looks like a suit jacket but is not part of a suit

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