A man with a flower in his lapel.
lapel definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
either of the front parts of a coat, jacket, etc. folded back on the chest, forming a continuation of the collar
Origin: diminutive of lap
lapel definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The part of a garment, such as a coat or jacket, that is an extension of the collar and folds back against the breast.
Origin: From lap1.
- la·peledˈ, la·pelledˈ adjective