Definition of dress coat in English:

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dress coat

Pronunciation: /ˈdres ˌkōt/

noun

Another term for tailcoat.
Example sentences
  • I stood and smiled to the group and then accepted the black dress coat that Derek draped over my shoulders.
  • If I'm in the studio or having a creative meeting, I'm less inclined to wear a dress coat.
  • He asked if everyone could hear him, and took a second to check the small microphone in his lapel; a thin black wire trailed down the back of his dress coat and off to the side of the platform.

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Syllabification: dress coat

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