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jackets

noun
plural of jacket

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1 something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
  • slip the art book into its jacket so it won't get dirty

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2 the hairy covering of a mammal especially when fine, soft, and thick
  • llamas are prized for their soft, lush jackets

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jackets

verb
present tense third-person singular of jacket

Synonyms & Antonyms of jackets (Entry 2 of 2)

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jacking (up)

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“Jackets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jackets. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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