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covert coat

Line breaks: cov¦ert coat
Pronunciation: /ˈkʌvət
 
/

Definition of covert coat in English:

noun

British
A short, light overcoat designed to be worn for outdoor sports such as shooting and riding.
Example sentences
  • I bought a covert coat a couple of years ago, and I am very happy with it.
  • The traditional covert coat is made from a twill type of construction of about 18 oz in weight and is khaki in colour.
  • I have a covert coat from Pakeman, which I just bought this summer to wear this fall.

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