from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See mess jacket.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an undress military jacket.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An undress military jacket.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. waist-length jacket tapering to a point at the back; worn by officers in the mess for formal dinners
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