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n. often coveralls
A loose-fitting one-piece work garment worn to protect clothes.
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1. a thing that covers something entirely
2. (Clothing & Fashion) (usually plural) protective outer garments for the body
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(ˈkʌv ərˌɔl)

Often, coveralls. a one-piece work garment worn over other clothing as protection.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coverall - a loose-fitting protective garment that is worn over other clothing
dust coat, gaberdine, smock, duster, gabardine - a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
jumper - a coverall worn by children
boilers suit, boilersuit, overall - a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work
protective garment - clothing that is intended to protect the wearer from injury
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