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    Turn up a collar under a blazer

    Hello,

    I have a question: What does turning up a collar under a blazer mean? As in: "Dad, what do you think about that guy turning up his collar under his blazer?".
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    Re: Turn up a collar under a blazer

    Where did you see this? I would guess that the meaning is literal.

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    Re: Turn up a collar under a blazer

    Here: “Dad, what do you think about that guy turning up his collar under his blazer?” “You father did that fifty years ago.” “Dad, what do you think of band-collared shirts?” “I’d war a band-collared shirt—to bed. They look like pajamas. The worst is when they’re worn with tuxedos. I can’t stand that. They look like the dirty undershirt Dean Martin wore in Rio Bravo.”

    My Father's Fashion Tips

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    Re: Turn up a collar under a blazer

    Look at the Wikipedia page about upturned collars here. The young man in the white baseball cap has turned up his collar under a tracksuit top. If he were wearing a blazer instead of a tracksuit top, he would be "a guy turning up his collar under his blazer."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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