Definitions

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  • noun scarlet, as worn by fox-hunters
  • noun in the plural The traditional scarlet jacket and related attire worn by fox-hunters.

Etymologies

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Theories that the phrase derived from a tailor called Pink appear to be folk-etymology. For further discussion see here.

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