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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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Charles Rennie Mackintosh was Scotland's greatest architect and designer and when he died, aged 60 in 1928, he left behind a reputation that now spans the world.
DESIGN BRINGS MACK TO THE FUTURE Charles Rennie Mackintosh was Scotland's greatest architect and designer and when he died, aged 60 in 1928, he left behind a reputation that now spans the world.
A CEREMONIAL key designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and used to open Glasgow School of Art (GSA) is to be auctioned to help raise funds for the building's restoration.
A CEREMONIAL key, designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh and used to open Glasgow School of Art (GSA), is to be auctioned to help raise funds for the building's restoration.
She was one of the famous Glasgow Girls and she and her husband, the artist Francis Newbery, were close friends of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
Then there's Alexander 'Greek" Thomson, William Leiper and Charles Rennie Mackintosh who will also have their names commemorated.
This includes wooden joists in the bedrooms and a signage font in the style of famed designer and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
Architecture obsessives have long flocked to Scotland's second city to see the Arts and Crafts buildings of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, but the modern design scene is still finding its footing, only recently starting to rise out of Glasgow's industrial maw.
designed in 1907 by Charles Rennie Mackintosh for the Ingram Street Tearooms in Glasgow.
And our favourite excuse to get the crayons out is Yvette Walker's Create & Colour Scotland, a riot of activity keeping budding artists of all ages entertained for hours, creating Paisley patterns, designing tartans and paying homage to the iconic style of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
Her collection also included important books on art, many by iconic Scottish architect and designer Charles Rennie Mackintosh.
His life is abruptly turned upside down by two events; the arrival of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and the First World War.

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