shirt jacket

noun

: a jacket designed in the style of a shirt

called also shirt-jac

Examples of shirt jacket in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With long sleeves and a button front, the shirt jacket can be worn with a pair of jeans, leggings, or boots depending on the occasion. Casey Clark, Peoplemag, 12 Sep. 2023 On Wednesday, the couple attended the 16th Academy of Country Music (ACM) Honors at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee — with Cyrus, 61, stepping out in a denim shirt jacket, black trousers and cowboy hat. Gabrielle Rockson, Peoplemag, 24 Aug. 2023 Leather shirt-jackets are a street-style essential, The Drop’s faux leather long shirt jacket is a great choice for its price point and color offerings. Natalie Alcala, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 May 2023 As spotted on the brand’s notable founder Khloe Kardashian, this cozy shirt jacket comes in a breezy bone shade, which is perfect for layering with all your spring looks. Natalie Alcala, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 May 2023 Brixton Bowery Oversize Corduroy Shirt Jacket Less bone and more cream, Brixton’s corduroy shirt jacket offers a cool, oversized cut that will quickly become your spring wardrobe go-to. Natalie Alcala, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 May 2023 In sumptuous gathered leather, a black shirt dress is your go-to shirt jacket in business-friendly form. Madeline Fass, Vogue, 20 Jan. 2023 Our pick: The Anchor Line shirt jacket. The Editors, Outside Online, 30 Nov. 2020 Or, consider the reversible double-faced shirt jacket and oversized tech-stretch shirt, which can be worn on their own or as a top layer. Laura Reilly, Travel + Leisure, 17 Sep. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1930, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of shirt jacket was in 1930

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“Shirt jacket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shirt%20jacket. Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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