jerkin

noun jer·kin \ ˈjər-kən \

Definition of jerkin

:a close-fitting hip-length usually sleeveless jacket

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Origin and Etymology of jerkin

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JERKIN Defined for English Language Learners

jerkin

noun

Definition of jerkin for English Language Learners

  • : a type of short jacket that has no sleeves and that was worn in the past


JERKIN Defined for Kids

jerkin

noun jer·kin \ ˈjər-kən \

Definition of jerkin for Students

:a short sleeveless jacket


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