September 09, 2012

Tuxedo Jacket

tuxedo jacket |təkˈsēdō ˈjakit|

noun ( pl. -dos or -does)

a man's dinner jacket.
• a suit of formal evening clothes including such a jacket.
DERIVATIVES
tuxedoed adjective
ORIGIN late 19th cent.: from Tuxedo Park, the site of a country club in New York, where it was first worn.
STELLA MCCARTNEY Mathilda Wool and Satin Twill Tuxedo JacketCourtesy of Lyst.