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n.1.A clergyman; - familiarly so called, as a soldier is sometimes called a redcoat or a bluecoat.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It sounds like the actress would love the tone of "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina." While promoting her scary movie "The Blackcoat's Daughter," Shipka revealed to ( Nylon that she loves horror flicks like "The Shining" and "Rosemary's Baby."
Upcoming projects include "Billionaire Boys Club," opposite Taron Egerton, Kevin Spacey, and Ansel Elgort; and horror-thriller "The Blackcoat's Daughter" from writer-director Osgood Perkins, which premiered at Toronto 2015 and will be released by A24 Films in partnership with DirecTV this month.
Lacking in sex, drugs, and curse words, The Blackcoat Rebellion series will be popular with a younger audience looking for new dystopias.
Kitty was a low-ranked member of society, but since she was masked (the process of transforming a person into another's likeness) as Lila, she has been the pawn of both the prime minister, who masked her in order to stop the rebellion Lily was orchestrating against him, and Lila's fiance, Knox, who is secretly a member of the Blackcoats Rebellion to which Lila belonged.
On its sweet will, delegations of politicians, khakis, blackcoats and the like had to be dispatched to the US territory.