Meaning of DOUBLE-BREASTED in English

DOUBLE-BREASTED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

suit

The history of the double-breasted suit is not as clear.

On Wall Street double-breasted suits and peaked lapels were considered a bit sharp, a bit too Garment District.

A short, somewhat corpulent man, he wore dark, double-breasted suits of discreet quality.

All capitalists are not like the stereotypical tycoons: heartless moguls with cigars, double-breasted suits , and limos.

Bobby would still whistle in his brown double-breasted suit .

William saw that he was well dressed with a dark, double-breasted suit and polished shoes.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

All black suede shoes and double-breasted pinstripe, he seemed central casting's idea of the ideal Establishment man.

Carlo is wearing a large, double-breasted linen jacket and non-matching royal blue linen trousers over a slate-grey T-shirt and stone shirt.

Evening jackets should be double-breasted or single-breasted, with the appropriate conventional revers or lapels.

He wore a dark-blue velvet double-breasted jacket with large pearl buttons.

On Wall Street double-breasted suits and peaked lapels were considered a bit sharp, a bit too Garment District.

Rather than base my lifestyle on magazine alerts and warnings, I choose to continue with my double-breasted blazer criterion.

The history of the double-breasted suit is not as clear.

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