jacket jacket  /ˈdʒæ kət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a short coat
  2. (n) an outer wrapping or casing
  3. (n) (dentistry) dental appliance consisting of an artificial crown for a broken or decayed tooth
  4. (n) the outer skin of a potato
  5. (n) the tough metal shell casing for certain kinds of ammunition
  6. (v) provide with a thermally non-conducting cover
  7. (v) put a jacket on

Usage(s):

  • For over two decades, Chip Kidd has been crafting memorable book jackets for America's best writers.

News

  1. Miley Cyrus: Panda Express Pick Up

    Miley Cyrus sports track jacket while arriving for a recording session at CenterStaging studios on Friday afternoon (June 21) in Burbank, Calif. Earlier in the day, the 20-year-old entertainer was seen sitting shotgun while ordering some fast food at the Panda Express drive thru. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Miley Cyrus “Just tried [...]
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Just Jared Jr.

  2. An iPhone case that doubles as a stun gun

    Yellow Jacket has sold thousands of the cases since February through retail stores and its website. The cases, which retail for $139.99 each, aren't sold in states where stun guns are banned, and customers must be 18 or older.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: FOX 24 Macon

  3. Found: Ashley Benson's Studded Faux Leather Jacket

    (PacificCoastNews.com) Most faux leather looks faux — whether it's in an intentional, supershiny vinyl sort of way, or in a slightly off, "Does this jacket smell like plastic?" sort of way. But Ashley Benson has found the holy grail of vegan leather — a moto jacket that could pass for the real deal. (PacificCoastNews.com) She wore her UNIF topper ($297 at RevolveClothing.com ) with a white tee ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

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Quotes

  1. Turner stated that Cage was "arrested twice for drunk-driving and, I think, for stealing a dog. He'd come across a Chihuahua he liked and stuck it in his jacket."
    on Apr 4, 2008 By: Kathleen Turner Source: Reuters

  2. "It's the dream of any golfer to win the Masters. I'm so emotional I can barely talk. When I won the US Open, (compatriot) Roberto De Vicenzo gave me a nice picture and there was a green jacket in it, making me go for it," added Cabrera through...
    on Apr 12, 2009 By: Angel Cabrera Source: Reuters India

  3. Portugal coach accepted the fact the match was full of drama and quoted that "It was a difficult game. They started very strongly, we had to put on our working overalls but I think we left the match wearing a smoking jacket," said Portugal coach...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Carlos Queiroz Source: eWorld Post (blog)

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