Definition of flight jacket in English:

flight jacket

Syllabification: flight jack·et
(British flying jacket)

noun

  • A short jacket, typically leather, tightly gathered at the waist and cuffs by elasticated bands and having a zip front.
    More example sentences
    • The seating is arranged one-behind-the-other which makes me think that perhaps a leather flight jacket and aviator shades may have been more appropriate attire than jeans and T-shirt.
    • He opened her closet, collected his flight jacket, and strolled back to his car.
    • For those who love roaring around on motorbikes, the most popular items these days are leather flight jackets and motorcycle jackets, to say nothing of the full-zip, reversible jackets.

More definitions of flight jacket

Definition of flight jacket in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw