double-breasted

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adjective dou·ble-breast·ed \ ˌdə-bəl-ˈbres-təd \

Definition of double-breasted

1 :having one half of the front lapped over the other and usually a double row of buttons and a single row of buttonholes
  • a double-breasted coat
2 :having a double-breasted coat
  • a double-breasted suit

First Known Use of double-breasted

1701


DOUBLE-BREASTED Defined for English Language Learners

double-breasted

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Definition of double-breasted for English Language Learners

  • of a coat or jacket : having two rows of buttons


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