overcoat


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o·ver·coat

 (ō′vər-kōt′)
n.
1. A long, heavy coat for use in cold weather.
2. An additional, protective coating, as of paint.

overcoat

(ˈəʊvəˌkəʊt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a warm heavy coat worn over the outer clothes in cold weather

o•ver•coat

(ˈoʊ vərˌkoʊt)

n.
1. a coat worn over the ordinary indoor clothing, as in cold weather.
2. Also called o′ver•coat`ing. an added coating, as of paint, applied for protection.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overcoat - a heavy coat worn over clothes in winterovercoat - a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
capote, hooded coat - a long overcoat with a hood that can be pulled over the head
chesterfield - a fitted overcoat with a velvet collar
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
surtout - a man's overcoat in the style of a frock coat
ulster - loose long overcoat of heavy fabric; usually belted
2.overcoat - an additional protective coating (as of paint or varnish)
coating, coat - a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
Translations
مِعْطَفمِعْطَفٌ
svrchník
overfrakke
päällystakkipalttoo
ogrtač
felöltõ
yfirhöfn
オーバー
외투
mētelis
zvrchník
površnik
överrock
เสื้อโค้ทกันหนาว
áo choàng

overcoat

[ˈəʊvəkəʊt] Nabrigo m, sobretodo m

overcoat

[ˈəʊvərkəʊt] npardessus m

overcoat

nMantel m, → Überzieher m

overcoat

[ˈəʊvəˌkəʊt] n (light) → soprabito; (heavy) → cappotto

overcoat

(ˈəuvəkout) noun
a usually heavy coat worn over all other clothes especially in winter.

overcoat

مِعْطَفٌ svrchník overfrakke Mantel πανωφόρι abrigo, gabán päällystakki pardessus ogrtač soprabito オーバー 외투 overjas frakk płaszcz sobretudo пальто överrock เสื้อโค้ทกันหนาว palto áo choàng 外套大衣

overcoat

n. abrigo, sobretodo.
References in classic literature ?
Will Henderson, who had on a light overcoat and no overshoes, kicked the heel of his left foot with the toe of the right.
Months afterward Jim Burden arrived at my apartment one stormy winter afternoon, with a bulging legal portfolio sheltered under his fur overcoat.
In agreeable contrast, his brother, Maryland Joe, was attired in a thin fawn- colored summer overcoat, lightly worn open, so as to show the unstarched bosom of a white embroidered shirt, and a pair of nankeen trousers and pumps.
I'm in a devil of a hurry, and shall want to know, as soon as possible, what I may depend on," said he, rising and putting on his overcoat.
We rummaged the clothes we'd got, and found eight dollars in silver sewed up in the lining of an old blanket overcoat.
When Dunstan Cass turned his back on the cottage, Silas Marner was not more than a hundred yards away from it, plodding along from the village with a sack thrown round his shoulders as an overcoat, and with a horn lantern in his hand.
He wore a decent square felt hat, a shabby respectable overcoat, a workman's knitted waistcoat, and workman's corduroys, and he carried an umbrella.
In the act of putting on his overcoat in the hall, he hesitated, and hung it up again irresolutely.
In doing so, he tore a whole skirt of his overcoat on a nail.
So I buttoned her into the breast of my overcoat, and Two Tails shuffled and stamped and growled to himself.
In that awful hour he clung to the beautiful tree to which, as to a friend, he had attached himself; then he put the two stones into the pockets of his overcoat, which he buttoned across his breast.
The suit in which I had travelled was gone, and also my overcoat and rug.