Definition of Burberry in English:


Syllabification: Bur·ber·ry
Pronunciation: /ˈbərbərē, -ˌberē

noun (plural Burberries)

  • A kind of lightweight belted raincoat, typically beige in color, with a distinctive tartan lining.
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    • And well, Burberries are always a favourite among students.
    • Actually it's the fake Burberry that gets to me the most.
    • Oh yes, perhaps also a Burberry so as not to overly arouse the attention of local prudes and the police!


early 20th century: from Burberrys, the name of the manufacturer.

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