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Definition of "cardigan" [car•di•gan]

  • A knitted garment, such as a sweater or jacket, that opens down the full length of the front. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cardigan" in a sentence
  • "I just met what I call cardigan and bri nylon attitudes, 30 years out of date."
  • "He in cardigan and tie, she in sleeveless, pleated dress, they evoked not Al and Peggy Bundy but Rob and Laura Petrie."
  • "The cardigan is perfect for tiredness and cider-on-Sunday."