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rain·coat

 (rān′kōt′)
n.
A waterproof or water-resistant coat.

raincoat

(ˈreɪnˌkəʊt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a coat made of a waterproof material

rain•coat

(ˈreɪnˌkoʊt)

n.
a waterproof or water-repellent coat worn as protection against rain.
[1820–30, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.raincoat - a water-resistant coatraincoat - a water-resistant coat    
Burberry - a lightweight belted raincoat typically made of tan gabardine with a distinctive tartan lining; named for the original manufacturer
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
mac, mack, mackintosh, macintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
trench coat - a military style raincoat; belted with deep pockets
Translations
plášť do deštěpláštěnkaplášťenka
regnfrakke
sadetakki
kišni ogrtač
regnkápa
レインコート
레인코트비옷
plášť do dažďa
dežni plašč
regnkapparegnrock
เสื้อกันฝนตัวย่อของเสื้อคลุมกันฝน
áo mưa

raincoat

[ˈreɪnkəʊt] Ngabardina f, impermeable m

raincoat

[ˈreɪnkəʊt] nimperméable m

raincoat

[ˈreɪnˌkəʊt] nimpermeabile m

rain

(rein) noun
1. water falling from the clouds in liquid drops. We've had a lot of rain today; walking in the rain; We had flooding because of last week's heavy rains.
2. a great number of things falling like rain. a rain of arrows.
verb
1. (only with it as subject) to cause rain to fall. I think it will rain today.
2. to (cause to) fall like rain. Arrows rained down on the soldiers.
ˈrainy adjective
having (many) showers of rain. a rainy day; the rainy season; rainy weather.
ˈraininess noun
ˈrainbow noun
the coloured arch sometimes seen in the sky opposite the sun when rain is falling.
ˈrain check: take a rain check
(American) (to ask) to do something at a later time. Thanks for inviting me to dinner, but can I take a rain check on it?
ˈraincoat noun
a waterproof coat worn to keep out the rain.
ˈraindrop noun
a single drop of rain.
ˈrainfall noun
the amount of rain that falls in a certain place in a certain time. We haven't had much rainfall this year; the annual rainfall.
ˈrain forest noun
a thick tropical forest in a region where it rains a lot.
ˈrain-gauge noun
an instrument for measuring rainfall.
keep/save etc for a rainy day
to keep (especially money) until one needs it or in case one may need it.
rain cats and dogs
to rain very hard.
the rains
(in tropical countries) the rainy season.
(as) right as rain
perfectly all right; completely well.

raincoat

مِعْطَفٌ وَاْقِ مِنَ الْـمَطَرِ, مِعْطَفٌ واق مِن الـمَطَر pláštěnka, plášťenka regnfrakke Regenmantel αδιάβροχο gabardina, impermeable sadetakki imperméable kišni ogrtač impermeabile レインコート 레인코트, 비옷 regenjas regnfrakk, regnkappe płaszcz nieprzemakalny, płaszcz przeciwdeszczowy capa de chuva, capa impermeável, gabardine дождевик, макинтош regnkappa, regnrock เสื้อกันฝน, ตัวย่อของเสื้อคลุมกันฝน yağmurluk áo mưa 雨衣, 马金托什雨衣
References in classic literature ?
Promptly on time Diana appeared with horse and buggy, her rosy face glowing above her raincoat.
When arrested, I found out he had altered the raincoat using Velcro (for ease of opening) cut the shirt-tails off and was wearing a pair of cut-off trouser legs held up by elastic above the knees.
Get ready for the rain POWELL CRAFT WOODLAND PRINT RAINCOAT A HOODED shower-resistant unisex raincoat with a woodland animal print and two front pockets.
Carefully he put it into the pocket of his shiny raincoat.
He said: "By all accounts he came round to see my dad and there was a few people there and he picked me up and I weed all over his raincoat, he had a brand new raincoat, and everyone kinda went quiet then Ronnie laughed and everyone laughed and I guess he went off then to have his raincoat cleaned.
He said: "He came round to see my dad and there was a few people there and he picked me up and I weed all over his raincoat.
SQUID KIDS COLOUR CHANGING RAINCOAT ON contact with rain the design of this raincoat, which is part of a colour-changing children's rainwear range, comes alive with contrasting colours.
When looking for a waterproof coat that is suitable for walking or hiking in, it's important that it is both waterproof and breathable, but has a lining and has a thinker shell that that of a sporting raincoat.
The man at the front kneeling down with the raincoat on and a pipe in his mouth was Bert Bashford, the chief timekeeper, who was a Lozells Harrier at the time.
TAXI FOR RIHANNA NEVER mind an Umbrella, Rihanna needs a raincoat in these pictures.
But this raincoat works in the opposite way our raincoats work.