safari suit


Definition of safari suit

: a safari jacket with matching pants

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The safari suit, which consisted of a shirt, jacket, and trousers or shorts for men, or a skirt for women, was invented in the 19th century. Nancy Macdonell, WSJ, "Why ‘Safari’ Style is No Longer Politically Correct," 23 Jan. 2019 Naturally her travel look was plucked from her latest Spring 2018 collection, a modern twist on the safari suit. Edward Barsamian, Vogue, "Victoria Beckham Touches Down in New York With a Fresh New Travel Look," 6 Feb. 2018

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1935, in the meaning defined above

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