Definition of Harrington in English:

Harrington

noun

  • A man's short lightweight jacket with a collar and a zipped front.

    • ‘The Harrington is the classic short, zip fronted jacket for men. Our version features a flattering slimline cut, concealed zip fastening and concealed side pockets.’
    • ‘A classic Harrington jacket exactly as you remember it. This Warrior Harrington is cut to a slim pattern like the originals of the 60s and 70s.’

Origin

From the name of Rodney Harrington, a character in the 1960s TV serial Peyton Place, who was associated with the garment.

Pronunciation:

Harrington

/ˈharɪŋt(ə)n/