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A woman's garment, usually long and loose, used for informal wear at home.


(ˈhaʊsˌkəʊt) or


(Clothing & Fashion) a woman's loose robelike informal garment



a woman's robe or dresslike garment for casual wear about the house.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.housecoat - a loose dressing gown for womenhousecoat - a loose dressing gown for women  
brunch coat - a woman's short housecoat or wrapper
camisole - a short negligee
woman's clothing - clothing that is designed for women to wear


[ˈhaʊskəʊt] Nbata f


[ˈhaʊskəʊt] npeignoir mhouse guest ninvité(e) m/f


[ˈhaʊsˌkəʊt] nvestaglia
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