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car coat

Syllabification: car coat

Definition of car coat in English:

noun

A short, square-cut style of coat designed to be worn when driving a car.
Example sentences
  • A car coat describes a coat that could comfortably be worn when driving - that would be about fingertip length and not very fitted in design.
  • From a cool car coat to a stylish sports jacket, check out more jackets for fall 2004.
  • Inspiration comes from a range of eras, from the 1930s to the 1960s, the latter exemplified by a car coat.

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