What is another word for windbreakers?

Pronunciation: [wˈɪndbɹe͡ɪkəz] (IPA)

Windbreakers are often called by different names, depending on the geographical region and personal preference. One common synonym is "wind cheater," which is popular in the United Kingdom and refers to the jacket's ability to protect against cold and wind. Another synonym is "wind jacket," which emphasizes the garment's lightweight construction and suitability for cool, breezy weather. In some circles, the term "anorak" is used, which originated in Greenland and refers to a waterproof, windproof jacket made from animal skins. Whatever the name, windbreakers serve an important function in protecting wearers from the elements and are a staple of outdoor activities ranging from hiking to jogging to golfing.

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Usage examples for Windbreakers

I delayed, even while I was wondering what few things I should pack for a trip into the mountains and the habit of hunting parties was making mental lists about heat-socks and windbreakers.
"The Planet Savers"
Marion Zimmer Bradley
Since we had moved from a land of mesquite trees and since there were no trees on the plains-except those planted near homes for windbreakers-this country looked mighty bare.
"The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography"
Johnson, Clarence Edgar
He took his place behind the drive wheel and began working dirt down between windbreakers anchored in the rock.
"Monkey On His Back"
Charles V. De Vet

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