Definition of doublet noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʌblət//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʌblət//
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a short, tightly fitting jacket worn by men from the 14th to the 17th century dressed in doublet and hose Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French, ‘something folded’, also denoting a fur-lined coat, from double ‘double’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: doublet