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1.
specifically a Bullet-Proof vest. Most typically a vest of kevlar worn by police officers. More recently made famous by Fifty wearing one all the time.
Playa's got some enemies so he's been sportin a vest.
by Luminox August 26, 2003
 
2.
slang for condom
Doctor Dre: Grab a vest for your jimmy in the city of sex
by Ryan "Homie G" October 05, 2003
 
3.

1. a bulletproof vest

2. any of the various sleeveless top garnments(a term which varies by country)
Looks like he got arrested for his vest.
by Light Joker April 27, 2007
 
4.
an item that is worn too frequently by people attempting to pass as fashionable; hard to pull off
Today, Tia paired her scarf with her vest, blue dress and gold shoes, adding up to the most horrific outfit known to man.
by whattheheck July 21, 2008
 
5.
Little tight stretchy strappy top for girls and women. Used to be underwear but now seen worn by girls/women of all ages, classes, fashion sensibilities.

Can be cotton, polyester, nylon and often a combination with Lycra, eg: cotton/lycra mix.

see also camisole
You look so horny in that little vest top
by A. A. Smith July 04, 2005
 
6.
an item of clothing that makes others shudder.
sophie was wearing a vest, then the other girls made her eat lunch in the bathroom!
by kccc =] August 07, 2007
 
7.
A puffy nylon garment with a zipper which looks really sexy on little girls.
I like Sophia's new nylon vest.
by GuidoPosse69 January 28, 2005