Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a man's close-fitting jacket; worn during the Renaissance

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Alternate forms of Doublet

Hypernyms: jacket

Origin of the word Doublet

  1. early 14c. as a type of men?s garment, from Fr. doublet (12c.), from O.Fr. dim. of duble (see double). From 1550s as ?one of two things that are alike.? more

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