morning coat


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morning coat

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a cutaway frock coat, part of morning dress. Also called: tail coat or swallow-tailed coat
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.morning coat - a man's full-dress jacket with two long tapering tails at the backmorning coat - a man's full-dress jacket with two long tapering tails at the back
dress suit, full dress, tail coat, tailcoat, tails, white tie and tails, white tie - formalwear consisting of full evening dress for men
jacket - a short coat
morning dress - formal attire for men during the daytime
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He dressed neatly, but his morning coat was badly made, and his picturesque felt hat was too old.
He was dressed like any other ordinary gentleman, in a loose grey morning coat and waistcoat, and white trousers; and had his watch in his fob, and his money in his pockets: which he rattled as if he were very proud of it.
A tall, handsome man, with superb whiskers, wearing a velvet morning coat and a brilliant watch chain, approached Miss Miller, looking sharply at her companion.
Similarly, Arthur found that top hat and morning coat were "already obsolete" (OMR 112).
The traditional racing outfit is a morning coat with waistcoat, pants, grey top hat, buckskin gloves, black shoes, neck tie and a boutonniE re (floral decoration).
He wore a morning coat and silk top hat to union meetings in Bute Street, roaring that if the outfit was good enough for the bosses it was good enough for him.
But fashion at Ascot today is a morning coat and grey topper for men and extravagance for women.
The royal wedding invitation states that the wedding dress code has to be "Uniform, Morning Coat or Lounge Suit" and Thorpe's will once again seek the counsel of his friend and international designer Giorgio Armani.
DAVID Cameron yesterday caved into his inner toff by agreeing to wear a traditional morning coat to the royal wedding.
The white, gilded invites stipulate dress requirements are "uniform, morning coat or lounge suit".