English version

shell suit

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes
shell suitˈshell suit noun [countable] British English  DCCa light brightly coloured piece of clothing consisting of trousers and a jacket that fit tightly at the wrists and at the bottom of the legs
Examples from the Corpus
shell suitEven the humble sparkler can cause horrific injuries when combined with a highly flammable shell suit.He was wearing a blue and yellow shell suit top and light, almost bleached jeans.
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