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coat Explained

coat at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


coat at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

c.1300, "outer garment," from O.Fr. cote, from Frank. *kotta "coarse cloth," of unknown origin. Transferred to animal's natural covering c.1390. Extended 1663 to a layer of any substance covering any surface. A coat of arms (1489) was originally a coat with heraldic devices, worn over armor. To turncoat was to put one's coat on inside-out to hide one's badge. Coat-tail is c.1600; in the political slang sense, first recorded 1848 (in a Congressional speech by Abraham Lincoln, in reference to Andrew Jackson). ///

coat at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3S2 n [C] [Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: cote]//
1 a piece of clothing with long sleeves that is worn over your clothes to protect them or to keep you warm: --Billy! Put your coat on , it's cold outside!// --The kids took off their coats and threw them on the floor.// --I need a new winter coat .// --The lab assistants wear long white coats.// morning coat//
2 AmE a jacket that you wear as part of a suit: jacket//
3 the fur, wool, or hair that covers an animal's body: --a dog with a glossy coat//
4 a thin layer of a paint or other substance that you spread thinly over the surface of something: coat of// --He applied a light coat of varnish.// cut your coat according to your cloth at cut1 (43)//
coat 2 v [T] to cover something with a thin layer of something else// --A layer of snow coated the trees.// coat sth with/in sth// --Next, coat the fish with breadcrumbs.//

coat at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

260 Moby Thesaurus words for "coat":
Eton jacket, Leatherette, Leatheroid, Mao jacket, anorak,
apply paint, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, blanket, blazer,
blouse, body coat, bolero, bomber jacket, bonnet, boot, breech,
bristle, brush on paint, butter, calcimine, cap, capillament,
capuchin, car coat, chaqueta, chesterfield, chromogen, cilium,
claw hammer, claw-hammer coat, cloak, coat of paint, coating, coif,
collop, color, color filter, color gelatin, colorant, coloring,
complexion, cover, coverage, covering, covert, coverture, cowl,
cowling, curtain, cut, cutaway coat, cuticle, dab, daub,
dead-color, deal, deep-dye, dermis, dinner jacket, dip, disk,
distemper, double-dye, doublet, drape, drapery, dress coat, drier,
duffel, dye, dyestuff, emblazon, enamel, engild, exterior paint,
face, facing, fast-dye, fell, feuille, film, fingertip coat,
fitted coat, flap, flat coat, flat wash, fleece, flesh,
floor enamel, foil, fold, fresco, frock, frock coat, fur, furring,
gild, glaze, gloss, gown, grain, greatcoat, ground, guise, hair,
hanging, hat, hide, hood, horsehair, housing, hue, illuminate,
imbue, imitation fur, imitation leather, ingrain, integument,
interior paint, jacket, japan, jerkin, jumper, jupe, lacquer,
lamella, lamina, laminated glass, laminated wood, lap, lay on,
lay on color, layer, leaf, leather, leather paper, loden coat,
mackinaw, mane, mantle, mask, medium, membrane, mess jacket,
midicoat, monkey jacket, opaque color, outer layer, outer skin,
overcoat, overlay, paint, pall, pane, panel, parget, parka, patina,
pea jacket, peel, pellicle, pelt, peltry, pigment, pile, plait,
plank, plate, plating, ply, plywood, prime, prime coat, primer,
priming, pubescence, pubic hair, rasher, rawhide, reefer,
revetment, rind, sack, safety glass, san benito, scale, screen,
scum, setula, shade, shadow, shag, sheath, sheet, shellac, shelter,
shield, shirt, shoe, shroud, ski jacket, skin, skins, slab,
slap on, slat, slather, sleeve waistcoat, slice, slop on paint,
smear, smear on, smoking jacket, sock, spiketail coat, spread,
spread on, spread with, stain, stipple, stocking, swallowtail,
tabard, table, tablet, tail coat, tails, tar, tegument, tempera,
thinner, tinct, tinction, tincture, tinge, tint, tone, topcoat,
transparent color, turpentine, turps, undercoat, undercoating,
vair, varnish, vehicle, veil, veneer, vestment, wafer, wash,
wash coat, watch coat, whitewash, windbreaker, wool, woolly

coat at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

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Coat at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

vot, axle.[N] (Verticality): verticality, erectness, perpendicularity, right angle, azimuth, wall, precipice, cliff, elevation, erection, plumb line, elevation.[ADJ] (Blue): blue, azure, cerulean, sky-blue, sky-colored, powder blue, bluish.[V] (Faintness): whisper, breathe, murmur, hum, gurgle, babble, mutter.

[N] (Meaninglessness): meaninglessness, nonsense, utter nonsense, gibberish, jargon, jabber, bombast, balderdash, verbiage, babble, inanity, hogwash*.[N] (Young offspring): infant, babe, baby, nurseling, suckling, yearling, bamb

coat at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, verb

1 a piece of outdoor clothing that is worn over other clothes to keep warm or dry. Coats have sleeves and may be long or short:
a fur / leather coat * a long winter coat * to put on / take off your coat

2 (AmE) (old-fashioned in BrE) a jacket that is worn as part of a suit

3 the fur, hair or wool that covers an animal's body:
a dog with a smooth / shaggy coat * animals in their winter coats (= grown long for extra warmth)
4 a layer of paint or some other substance that covers a surface:
to give the walls a second coat of paint
cut your coat according to your cloth (saying) to do only what you have enough money to do and no more:
We wanted to buy a bigger house than this but it was a case of cutting our coat according to our cloth.
verb [VN] [often passive] ~ sth (with / in sth) to cover sth with a layer of a substance:
cookies thickly coated with chocolate * A film of dust coated the table. * The mask was coated in gold leaf.

Coat at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Coat \Coat\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coated}; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To cover with a coat or outer garment.

2. To cover with a layer of any substance; as, to coat a jar
with tin foil; to coat a ceiling.

Coat \Coat\ (k[=o]t; 110), n. [OF. cote, F. cotte, petticoat,
cotte d'armes coat of arms, cotte de mailles coat of mail,
LL. cota, cotta, tunic, prob. of German origin; cf. OHG.
chozzo coarse mantle, G. klotze, D. kot, hut, E. cot. Cf.
{Cot} a hut.]
1. An outer garment fitting the upper part of the body;
especially, such a garment worn by men.

Let each His adamantine coat gird well. --Milton.

2. A petticoat. [Obs.] ``A child in coats.'' --Locke.

3. The habit or vesture of an order of men, indicating the
order or office; cloth.

Men of his coat should be minding their prayers.

She was sought by spirits of richest coat. --Shak.

4. An external covering like a garment, as fur, skin, wool,
husk, or bark; as, the horses coats were sleek.

Fruit of all kinds, in coat Rough or smooth rined,
or bearded husk, or shell. --Milton.

5. A layer of any substance covering another; a cover; a
tegument; as, the coats of the eye; the coats of an onion;
a coat of tar or varnish.

6. Same as Coat of arms. See below.

Hark, countrymen! either renew the fight, Or tear
the lions out of England's coat. --Shak.

7. A coat card. See below. [Obs.]

Here's a trick of discarded cards of us! We were
ranked with coats as long as old master lived.

{Coat armor}. See under {Armor}.

{Coat of arms} (Her.), a translation of the French cotte
d'armes, a garment of light material worn over the armor
in the 15th and 16th centuries. This was often charged
with the heraldic bearings of the wearer. Hence, an
heraldic achievement; the bearings of any person, taken

{Coat card}, a card bearing a coated figure; the king, queen,
or knave of playing cards. ```I am a coat card indeed.'
`Then thou must needs be a knave, for thou art neither
king nor queen.''' --Rowley.

{Coat link}, a pair of buttons or studs joined by a link, to
hold together the lappels of a double-breasted coat; or a
button with a loop for a single-breasted coat.

{Coat of mail}, a defensive garment of chain mail. See {Chain
mail}, under {Chain}.

{Mast coat} (Naut.), a piece of canvas nailed around a mast,
where it passes through the deck, to prevent water from
getting below.

{Sail coat} (Naut.), a canvas cover laced over furled sails,
and the like, to keep them dry and clean.

coat at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from
shoulder down; worn outdoors
2: a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
[syn: {coating}]
3: growth of hair or wool or fur covering the body of an animal
[syn: {pelage}]

v 1: put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface;
"coat the cake with chocolate" [syn: {surface}]
2: cover or provide with a coat
3: form a coat over; "Dirt had coated her face" [syn: {cake}]

coat at English (WD) Of Explained:

Category: Image - :US Navy p coat wiki.jpg|thumb|Navy pea coat

Alternative forms

* Inter: l » en|cote Inter: qualifier » obsolete


From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » coate|lang=enm, Inter: term » cotte|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » fro Inter: term » cote|lang=fro, Inter: term » cotte||outer garmet with sleeves|lang=fro, from Old Inter: etyl » frk Inter: recons » kotta|kotta|coat|lang=frk, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » kuttô|lang=gem-pro, Inter: recons » kuttōn||cowl, woolen cloth, coat|lang=gem-pro, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » gʷeud-|lang=ine-pro, Inter: recons » gud-||woolen clothes|lang=ine-pro. Cognate with Inter: etyl » goh|- Inter: term » kozza|lang=goh, Inter: term » kozzo||woolen coat|lang=goh (Modern German Inter: term » Kotze|lang=de), Inter: etyl » gml|- Inter: term » kot||coat|lang=gml, Ancient Greek Inter: term » βεῦδος||woman's attire|tr=beũdos|lag=grc.


* Inter: audio » en-us-coat.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: audio » En-uk-coat.ogg|Audio (UK)
  • Inter: rhymes » əʊt


    Inter: en-noun » s|-

  • Inter: countabl » e An outer garment covering the upper torso and arms.
    1. Inter: countabl » e A covering of material, such as paint.
    2. Inter: countabl » e The fur or feathers of animal.
    3. Inter: context » uncountable|nautical canvas painted with thick tar and secured round a mast or bowsprit to prevent water running down the sides into the hold (now made of rubber or leather)

      Derived terms

      * buffy coat

  • coat of arms
  • greatcoat
  • covert-coat
  • overcoat


    Inter: trans-top » outer garment covering the upper torso and arms
  • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|معطف|m|tr=mí`ṭaf
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|վերարկու|tr=verarku
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|сако|n, Inter: t+ » bg|жакет|m
  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|abric|m, Inter: t+ » ca|casaca|f
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|外衣|tr=wàiyī|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|大衣|tr=dàyī|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|外套|tr=wàitào|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|kabát|m
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|frakke|c
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|mantel|m, Inter: t+ » nl|jas|m
  • Inter: trreq » eo
  • Inter: trreq » et
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|takki
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|manteau|m, Inter: t+ » fr|paletot|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|პალტო|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|ქურქი|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|პიჯაკი|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|ქურთუკი|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Mantel|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πανωφόρι|n|tr=panofóri, Inter: t+ » el|παλτό|n|tr=paltó
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|kabát
  • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|jakki|m, Inter: t- » is|frakki|m
  • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|mantel
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|cóta|m, Inter: t- » ga|casóg|f
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|mantello|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|コート|tr=kōto, Inter: t+ » ja|外套|tr=がいとう, gaitō
    • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|câsaque|f
    • Khmer: Inter: t- » km|អាវធំ|tr=aav tʰom|sc=Khmr
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|코트|tr=koteu
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|pallium|n
    • Luhya: Inter: tø » luy|kumuchosi
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|капут|m|tr=káput|sc=Cyrl
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|kot
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|éétsoh
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|frakk|m
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|پالتو|tr=pâlto|sc=fa-Arab
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|płaszcz|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|casaco|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|пальто|n|tr=pal’tó Inter: indeclinabl » e, Inter: t+ » ru|пиджак|m|tr=pidžák (jacket)
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|còta|m
    • Inter: trreq » sk
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|plašč|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|abrigo|m, Inter: t+ » es|saco|m, Inter: t+ » es|casaca|f
    • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|rock|c
    • Taos: kùti’ína
    • Inter: trreq » vo

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » covering of material, such as paint
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|покритие|n
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|cobertura|f
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|lag|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|laag|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|pinta, Inter: t+ » fi|pinnoite
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|couche|f
    • German: Beschichtung {{f}}
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|επικάλυμμα|n|tr=epikálymma, Inter: qualifier » paint Inter: t+ » el|στρώση|f|tr=strósi, Inter: t+ » el|επίχρισμα|n|tr=epíchrisma
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|brat|m, Inter: t- » ga|cóta|m

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|rivestimento|m
  • Japanese: 塗装 (とそう, tosō), コーティング (kōtyingu)
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|слој|m|tr=sloj|sc=Cyrl
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|lapisan
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|warstwa|f
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|cobertura|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|слой|m|tr=sloj
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|cubierta|f
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|lager, Inter: t- » sv|täcklager, Inter: t+ » sv|hölje, Inter: t+ » sv|täcke

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » fur or feathers
    • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|pels|c (fur), Inter: t- » da|fjerdragt Inter: t- » da|c (feathers)
    • Finnish: turkki (fur), höyhenpuku (feathers)
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|τρίχωμα|n|tr=tríchoma, Inter: t+ » el|γούνα|f|tr=goúna, Inter: qualifier » feathers Inter: t+ » el|φτέρωμα|n|tr=ftéroma|sc=Grek
    • Japanese: 毛皮(けがわ, kegawa), 羽毛(うもう, umō)

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|pellis|f
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|крзно|n|tr=k'rzno|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » fur, Inter: t- » mk|пердуви|m|tr=pérduvi|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » feathers
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|sierść|f
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|pelagem|f, Inter: t+ » pt|pelo|m
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|hårbeklädnad, Inter: t+ » sv|päls, Inter: t- » sv|fjäderdräkt

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » canvas secured around mast
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|takki

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » ro: haină {{f}}, manta {{f}}

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: en-ver » b
  • To cover with a coat of some material
    1. : One can buy coated frying pans, which are much easier to wash up than normal ones.
    2. To cover as a coat.


      Inter: trans-top » to cover with a coat of some material

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|намазвам, Inter: t+ » bg|покривам
  • Dutch: bekleden, coaten
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|päällystää
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|couvrir
  • German: beschichten
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|σκεπάζω|tr=skepázo

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|rivestire
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|обложува|tr=oblóžuva|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » mk|покрива|tr=pókriva|sc=Cyrl
    • Polish: pokrywać / pokryć
    • Russian: покрывать (pokryvát’)
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|cubrir
    • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|täcka, Inter: t+ » sv|belägga

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to cover as a coat
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|peittää
    • Greek: Inter: {t+ » el|καλύπτω|tr=kalýpto|sc=Grek

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|koti
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|täcka

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * ATOC
    • Cato, CATO
    • octa
    • taco

    Category: Category:1000 English basic words -
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    Translation: ar » coat
    Translation: ca » coat
    Translation: cs » coat
    Translation: cy » coat
    Translation: de » coat
    Translation: et » coat
    Translation: el » coat
    Translation: es » coat
    Translation: eo » coat
    Translation: fr » coat
    Translation: ko » coat
    Translation: hy » coat
    Translation: hr » coat
    Translation: io » coat
    Translation: id » coat
    Translation: it » coat
    Translation: kn » coat
    Translation: sw » coat
    Translation: ku » coat
    Translation: lo » coat
    Translation: lt » coat
    Translation: li » coat
    Translation: hu » coat
    Translation: mg » coat
    Translation: ml » coat
    Translation: my » coat
    Translation: nl » coat
    Translation: ja » coat
    Translation: pl » coat
    Translation: ru » coat
    Translation: sm » coat
    Category: simple:coat -
    Translation: fi » coat
    Translation: sv » coat
    Translation: ta » coat
    Translation: tt » coat
    Translation: te » coat
    Translation: th » coat
    Translation: tr » coat
    Translation: vi » coat
    Translation: zh » coat