What does waistcoat mean?

Definitions for waistcoatˈwɛs kət, ˈweɪstˌkoʊt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word waistcoat.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vest, waistcoat(noun)

    a man's sleeveless garment worn underneath a coat


  1. waistcoat(Noun)

    A sleeveless, collarless garment worn over a shirt and under a suit jacket.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waistcoat(noun)

    a short, sleeveless coat or garment for men, worn under the coat, extending no lower than the hips, and covering the waist; a vest

  2. Waistcoat(noun)

    a garment occasionally worn by women as a part of fashionable costume


  1. Waistcoat

    A waistcoat or vest is a sleeveless upper-body garment. It is usually worn over a dress shirt and necktie and below a coat as a part of most men's formal wear. It is also sported as the third piece of the three-piece male business suit.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waistcoat in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waistcoat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mario Pahlow:

    It's hard to work out what these coins were worth back then using today's standards but it's reasonable to assume that you could buy a very good suit, including a waistcoat and top hat, with one of these coins.

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