Definitions

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  • n. A heavy weatherproof jacket

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)

Etymologies

wind + cheater (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The burgeoning afro he sports in the film has been pruned back; his 19th-century velvet threads are today replaced by a rugby shirt and windcheater.

    Andrea Arnold: 'I don't do easy rides'

  • One officer presumably an officer was wearing a windcheater with a British marines emblem on it.

    Student tuition fees protests – Wednesday 9 November 2011

  • Yes | No | Report from ggmack wrote 26 weeks 1 day ago ieither go with a black windcheater or a white or yellow parachute jig.

    What is the best lure for night fishing for stripers inshore? What color?

  • Helen took to the sidewalk herself, cursing her jeans and windcheater: they looked wrong in a place where every woman was in grey or brown tweeds and snappy little hats.

    Naked Cruelty

  • The red windcheater had been turned inside out to display its black side, and the MacLeod tartan pants were now showing their black lining.

    Naked Cruelty

  • He stopped at a nearby pub for a luncheon of cheese and beer, drove quickly back to Hope Cottage, changed into slacks and windcheater and set off eastwards along the cliff path.

    She Closed Her Eyes

  • More as a gesture than anything else I peeled off my windcheater and covered her.

    The Devil's Bedpost

  • Norman came along the corridor in his Ugg boots and his sleeveless windcheater.

    The Lion in Winter: Five Snapshots

  • In a desperate last throw of the dice, Baldrick is sent to the House of Lords and Blackadder is left with nothing but a catskin windcheater and a broken turnip.

    Archive 2007-04-15

  • What you have to remember is that I only ever saw my father in an open-necked shirt or a windcheater with a bobble hat.

    Kalooki Nights

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