bush jacket

noun

Definition of bush jacket

: a long cotton jacket resembling a shirt and having four patch pockets and a belt

First Known Use of bush jacket

1937, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bush jacket

from its use in rough country

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“Bush jacket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bush%20jacket. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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