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noun as in covering

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Fill its 18 liters of ripstop nylon with snacks and layers for a day hike, a camera and a jacket for running around town, or a bunch of groceries.

For its winter collection, Infantium Victoria is introducing the Weganool in a hoodie, a baby jacket and a cape.

From Ozy

That was the Before Times, of course, when a sharp-shouldered jacket and fitted trousers were daily workwear.

From Fortune

He told me how he’d walk around his “bad neighborhood” in Redwood City with a loaded pistol in his jacket pocket.

From Ozy

Then, as the melancholy music picks up, we see young adults slipping on their jackets and leaving their homes.

From Quartz

Otis says he was wearing a tan jacket similar to one described by witnesses.

Basosila Botala is wearing a blue rain jacket despite the sweltering heat.

I settle for a sweater and jacket and throw a tie in my briefcase just in case it turns out to be the prom.

Micah is 10 years old and he had a coat geared to the season, a Patagonia winter jacket with a hood.

Alice wore a black nylon rain jacket that looked as if it was ill prepared to deal with the coming chill.

During this conversation Harry's right hand was resting beneath his jacket, grasping the butt of his revolver.

He was so zealous a partisan of democracy, and of Cromwell, that the authorities frequently placed him in a straight jacket.

The farmer told him it was six miles; "but," he added, "you must ride sharp, or you will get a wet jacket before you reach it."

“Monsieur,” said the Comte de Lussigny with dignity, stuffing his winnings into his jacket pocket.

Her mother, wearing an ink-stained jacket, was busy at her desk, the pen scratching on the big sheets of pad paper.


On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to jacket, such as: coat, fur, parka, sheath, tunic, and case.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.