bomber jacket


Definition of bomber jacket 

: a zippered usually leather jacket with front pockets and knitted cuffs and waistband

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Anwar took a more low-key approach in a striped bomber jacket, hoodie, and graphic tee. Edward Barsamian, Vogue, "Gigi and Anwar Hadid Hit Milan in Matching Patchwork Pants," 19 Sep. 2018 Lauren in bomber jacket: Prop styling by Still Sets, Inc. Hair by David Babaii. Amy Spencer, Good Housekeeping, "Lauren Graham of "Gilmore Girls" Spills Her 7 Biggest Get-Happy Lessons," 7 Dec. 2016 By wrapping an incredibly thin laptop in a full-grain leather shell, HP has made a PC whose look, feel, and smell will evoke classic, covetable objects like a bomber jacket, a handbag, or a leather football or baseball. Melissa Riofrio, PCWorld, "The HP Spectre Folio is a leather-clad laptop that's luxurious," 1 Oct. 2018 Complementing her look, John Legend went for an all-black ensemble in a satin bomber jacket. Lauren Alexis Fisher, Harper's BAZAAR, "Chrissy Teigen and John Legend's Stylish Family Outing With Luna Is Too Cute To Handle," 1 June 2018 The Phluid Project has a section dedicated to boxy Champion sweatshirts, basketball shorts ($58) and WeSC bomber jackets. New York Times, "Breaking the Binary," 11 July 2018 In 2018, white jeans are right up there with Chelsea boots and bomber jackets as closet staples every stylish man should own. Megan Gustashaw, GQ, "3 Ways to Wear White Jeans This Summer," 26 May 2018 The rest wore some combination of Nike sneakers, Timberland boots, hoodies, cargo pants, beanies, and bomber jackets. Emilia Petrarca, The Cut, "The Super Bowl Halftime Show Tried to Mirror Fashion in 2018," 5 Feb. 2018 Kardashian, 34, and Thompson, 27, kept their looks casual for the night, with the reality star rocking a bomber jacket with grey leggings and heeled booties. Jodi Guglielmi,, "Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson Share Sweet Kiss After Date Night in Malibu," 10 July 2018

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1940, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of bomber jacket

: a short jacket that is made of leather and fits closely around the waist

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