Origin of single-breasted
Examples from the Web for single-breasted
A double-breasted suit is more formal than a single-breasted one.
And the surtout, single-breasted, was thrown open gallantly; and in the second button-hole thereof was a moss-rose.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Double-breasted models are appropriate for the young man; single-breasted for the older.Book of Etiquette, Volume 2|Lillian Eichler Watson
The largest river in the world is the Amazon, named after the single-breasted suffragette of ancient times.This Giddy Globe|Oliver Herford
There was only one inconvenience in the single-breasted jacket.In the Forbidden Land|Arnold Henry Savage Landor
And the surtout, single-breasted, was thrown open gallantly; and in the second button-hole thereof was a moss rose.