lumber jacket


a short, straight, wool plaid jacket or coat, for informal wear, usually belted and having patch pockets.

Nearby words

  1. lumbar splanchnic nerve,
  2. lumbar triangle,
  3. lumbar vein,
  4. lumbarization,
  5. lumber,
  6. lumber river,
  7. lumber room,
  8. lumbering,
  9. lumberjack,
  10. lumberjacket

Origin of lumber jacket

An Americanism dating back to 1935–45

Also called lumberjack. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019