flak vest

noun

Definition of flak vest

:a special jacket that is worn by soldiers, police officers, etc., for protection against bullets or exploding shells

Word by Word Definitions

flak play
  1. : antiaircraft guns

  2. : the bursting shells fired from flak

  3. : criticism, opposition

vest play
  1. : a sleeveless garment for the upper body usually worn over a shirt

  2. : a protective usually sleeveless garment (such as a life preserver) that extends to the waist

  3. : an insulated sleeveless waist-length garment often worn under or in place of a coat

  1. : to grant or endow with a particular authority, right, or property

  2. : to place or give into the possession or discretion of some person or authority

  3. : to clothe with or as if with a garment


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