Definition of single-breasted in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsɪŋɡəlˈbrɛstɪd/


(Of a jacket or coat) showing only one row of buttons at the front when fastened.
Example sentences
  • It combines fitted flat-front trousers with a three-button single-breasted jacket that features a notched collar, two front flap pockets, one chest welt pocket, and a vented rear center seam.
  • The single-breasted jacket with notch lapels is the most popular and classic style.
  • Instead, opt for a nicely fitted single-breasted blazer, preferably one that can be buttoned all the way up.

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Line breaks: single-breast¦ed

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