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ca·pote

 (kə-pōt′)
n.
1. A long, usually hooded cloak or coat.
2. (also kä-pō′tĕ) A large, usually purple and yellow cape used in maneuvering the bull especially during the initial stage of a bullfight.

[French, from Old French capote, capette, diminutive of cape, cloak, from Medieval Latin cāpa; see cape1.]

capote

(kəˈpəʊt; French kapɔt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a long cloak or soldier's coat, usually with a hood
[C19: from French: cloak, from cape; see cape1]

Capote

(kəˈpəʊtɪ)
n
(Biography) Truman. 1924–84, US writer; his novels include Other Voices, Other Rooms (1948) and In Cold Blood (1964), based on an actual multiple murder

ca•pote

(kəˈpoʊt)

n.
a long cloak with a hood.
[1790–1800, Amer.; < French, derivative of cape cape]

Ca•po•te

(kəˈpoʊ ti)

n.
Truman, 1924–84, U.S. novelist and playwright.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.capote - a long overcoat with a hood that can be pulled over the head
greatcoat, overcoat, topcoat - a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
2.capote - a long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the headcapote - a long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the head
cloak - a loose outer garment
Translations
Kapotte