hacking jacket


hacking jacket
Chiefly Brit.
a riding jacket having a tight waist, flared skirt, slanted pockets with flaps, and slits or vents at the sides or back. Also called hacking coat.
[1950-55]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Hacking Jacket — Le hacking jacket est un terme canadien qui désigne la veste d équitation. Cette redingote est dotée d une coupe cintrée, taille haute, longue fente dans le dos et poche à pattes en biais en sont les caractéristiques. Elle est l un des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • hacking jacket — hacking jackets N COUNT A hacking jacket is a jacket made of a woollen cloth called tweed. Hacking jackets are often worn by people who go horse riding. [mainly BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • hacking jacket — [hak′iŋ] n. [< HACK2, vi. 1] a jacket worn by horseback riders, usually with slanting pockets and side or rear vents …   English World dictionary

  • hacking jacket — noun see hacking coat * * * ˈhacking jacket 7 [hacking jacket] noun a short jacket worn for horse riding …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hacking jacket — Le hacking jacket est un terme canadien qui désigne la veste d équitation. Cette redingote est dotée d une coupe cintrée, taille haute, longue fente dans le dos et poche à pattes en biais en sont les caractéristiques. Elle est l un des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • hacking jacket — noun a riding jacket with slits at the side or back …   English new terms dictionary

  • hacking jacket — noun (C) BrE a woollen jacket (1) worn when riding a horse …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • hacking jacket — /ˈhækɪŋ dʒækət/ (say haking jakuht) noun a riding jacket, with tight waist, slanted pockets with flaps, and vents at the sides or back …   Australian English dictionary

  • hacking coat — noun or hacking jacket Etymology: from present participle of hack (VII) : a riding jacket with slits at the side or at the back and slanted flap pockets * * * hacking jacket or hacking coat noun A waisted jacket with slits in the skirt and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jacket — This article is about the garment. For other uses, see Jacket (disambiguation). A jacket is a hip or waist length garment for the upper body. A jacket typically has sleeves, and fastens in the front. A jacket is generally lighter, tighter fitting …   Wikipedia


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