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mack·in·tosh

also mac·in·tosh  (măk′ĭn-tŏsh′)
n. Chiefly British
1. A raincoat.
2. A lightweight, waterproof fabric that was originally of rubberized wool or cotton.

[After Charles Macintosh (1766-1843), Scottish inventor.]

mackintosh

(ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ) or

macintosh

n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized cloth
2. (Textiles) such cloth
3. (Clothing & Fashion) any raincoat
[C19: named after Charles Macintosh (1760–1843), who invented it]

Mackintosh

(ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ)
n
1. (Biography) Sir Cameron (Anthony). born 1946, British producer of musicals and theatre owner; his productions include Cats (1981), Les Misérables (1985), Miss Saigon (1987), and My Fair Lady (2001)
2. (Biography) Charles Rennie. 1868–1928, Scottish architect and artist, exponent of the Art Nouveau style; designer of the Glasgow School of Art (1896)

mack•in•tosh

or mac•in•tosh

(ˈmæk ɪnˌtɒʃ)

n.
1. Chiefly Brit. raincoat.
2. a lightweight, waterproof, orig. rubberized cotton fabric.
[1830–40; after Charles Macintosh (1766–1843), Scottish inventor]

Mackintosh

A waterproof overcoat. Originally a rainproof coat made by laminating two pieces of cotton cloth using a solution of rubber and naphtha. The process was invented by Charles Macintosh and patented in 1823.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mackintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabricmackintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
mac, mack, mackintosh, macintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
2.Mackintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabricmackintosh - a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
macintosh, mackintosh - a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
oilskin, slicker - a macintosh made from cotton fabric treated with oil and pigment to make it waterproof
raincoat, waterproof - a water-resistant coat
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations
مِعْطَف واقٍ من المَطَر
nepromokavý plášť
regnfrakke
regnfrakki
neperšlampamas apsiaustas
lietusmētelis

mackintosh

[ˈmækɪntɒʃ] Nimpermeable m; (= cagoule) → chubasquero m

mackintosh

[ˈmækɪntɒʃ] n (British)imperméable m

mackintosh

nRegenmantel m

mackintosh

[ˈmækɪnˌtɒʃ] nimpermeabile m

mackintosh

(ˈmӕkintoʃ) noun
a waterproof overcoat, especially made of plastic material.
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Forty staff have resigned since the blaze at the world-famous building, designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and known as The Mack, while 30 have been made redundant.
They include the restoration of Charles Rennie Mackintosh's art deco tea rooms in Glasgow and the V&A Dundee.
The world-renowned building, designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh, was extensively damaged when a fire broke out late on June 15 last year.
Senior curator at National Museums Liverpool Alyson Pollard said: "The work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh spans many disciplines, from interior design to architecture, and so we're looking forward to showing visitors the impressive breadth of his work, as well as its enduring influence.
Visitors will be able to judge the designs for themselves in Charles Rennie Mackintosh: Making the Glasgow Style, at the Walker Art Gallery from March 15 to August 26, 2019.
They were later led into the Scottish Design Galleries where Kate admired a 2015 dress designed by Christopher Kane and viewed Charles Rennie Mackintosh's Oak Room.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: An 'outstanding' rare watercolour by Charles Rennie Mackintosh had been secured for the nation.
Disbelief and sympathy has been expressed across the world over the misfortune of the building, considered the masterwork of the art nouveau architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh, after it was engulfed in flames for a second time.
AS INVESTIGATORS pick through the remains of Glasgow School of Art following a second massive fire in four years, the art world is coming to terms with what appears to be the total loss of the architectural masterpiece created by design visionary Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
It may not have the architectural history of the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building but it's been a cinema, ice rink and circus and has a colourful story.
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said after visiting the site on Saturday that the damage to the 1909 masterpiece by Scottish designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh was "much, much worse" than four years ago.
For those growing up, as I did, in Glasgow in the 1980s and '90s, the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928) felt omnipresent, a part of the fabric and texture of the city.

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