blazer

noun
blaz·​er | \ ˈblā-zər How to pronounce blazer (audio) \

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 How to pronounce blazered (audio) \ adjective

Examples of blazer in a Sentence

He wore a blue blazer and khaki pants. a wool skirt and matching blazer
Recent Examples on the Web Turner explained that she was forced to wear the blazer after a fashion emergency ruled out her original options. Kayleigh Roberts, Marie Claire, "Sophie Turner Says the Outfit She Wore to Kit Harington's Wedding Is One of Her Worst Looks Ever," 7 Mar. 2020 Boras returns calls while running on a treadmill or shaving, and the slick blazer of his early career has been replaced mostly by a sweat jacket with a company logo. Washington Post, "Boras’ billions: baseball agent creates free-agent flurry," 19 Dec. 2019 The collection features metallic, reflective holographic materials and includes puffer jackets, joggers, a 2000s-inspired mini dress and a disco-ball blazer dress with razor-sharp shoulders. Nandi Howard, Essence, "Tommy Genesis Stars In The TIDAL x Bershka Capsule Collection Campaign," 22 Nov. 2019 The fitted blazer complimented her billowy cropped pants and snug sweater. Talia Abbas, Glamour, "Kate Middleton Wore the Perfect $50 Sneakers With Zara Pants," 26 Feb. 2020 As usual, Texas high-schoolers were the trail blazers. Mike Finger, ExpressNews.com, "As playoffs expand, Texas innovates again," 20 Feb. 2020 Battles and Marhal wear blazers to the office daily. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "This Milwaukee company rolls thousands of CBD joints every day and is bringing in millions," 17 Feb. 2020 Boras returns calls while running on a treadmill or shaving, and the slick blazer of his early career has been replaced mostly by a sweat jacket with a company logo. Washington Post, "Boras’ billions: baseball agent creates free-agent flurry," 19 Dec. 2019 Boras returns calls while running on a treadmill or shaving, and the slick blazer of his early career has been replaced mostly by a sweat jacket with a company logo. Ronald Blum, The Denver Post, "Scott Boras’ billions: Baseball agent creates free-agent flurry," 18 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of blazer

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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26 Mar 2020

Cite this Entry

“Blazer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blazer. Accessed 28 Mar. 2020.

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More Definitions for blazer

blazer

noun
How to pronounce blazer (audio)

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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