Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a vest.

Etymologies

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vest +‎ -like

Examples

  • “I love it,” said a woman in her 20s in skinny jeans and reptilian shoes who was trying on a white, furry vestlike creation this Labor Day.

    She's Mayoress of Tent City!

  • He was dressed in a tight-fitting jumpsuit made of a white, metallic fabric, with a wide collar on which was set a metal device with a blue stone, and from which hung short robes cut in a vestlike pattern.

    STRANGE NEW WORLDS

  • Her first frenzied love-hate relationship was with her warm but uncomfortable winter underclothes; the scratchy, cream wool combination suit that covered her from neck to ankle, with sagging sanitary trapdoor that unbuttoned at the back; the prickly, flannel Liberty bodice, a vestlike garment that ended at the stomach with long, dangling suspenders to hold up her thick woolen stockings.

    Lace

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