Origin of double-breasted
Examples from the Web for double-breasted
Then she purred, “John, if you wear a double-breasted jacket, you must always keep it buttoned.”The Sexy Side of Maggie: How Thatcher Used Her Softer Quality|Gail Sheehy|January 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A double-breasted suit is more formal than a single-breasted one.
Ministers of a certain persuasion often seem to have a predilection for double-breasted suits, as well as three-piece ones.
He would do well to expunge every double-breasted suit from his wardrobe.
The group of men in double-breasted coats wheeled in her direction at the instant.The Little Regiment|Stephen Crane
"It's one of the Double-Breasted Keys," the thin man replied.A Runaway Brig;|James Otis
He wore a double-breasted coat, that on anyone else would have looked ridiculous, and even so was strikingly original.The Loom of Youth|Alec Waugh
Double-breasted models are appropriate for the young man; single-breasted for the older.Book of Etiquette, Volume 2|Lillian Eichler Watson
Six officers of the Royal Flying Corps are here, double-breasted tunics and two spread-eagle wings on left breast.