An outer garment worn outdoors, having sleeves and typically extending below the hips
a winter coat
A preliminary coating used to prepare a surface for a subsequent or finishing coat: a substance used as such a coating.
A person who wears a blue uniform, in particular
A coat fitting more or less closely to the body, †a dress coat (obsolete).
A short, square-cut style of coat designed to be worn when driving a car
A white protective coat worn by workers in a laboratory
(Of a paint, plaster, etc.) that needs only one application to a surface.
A type of camel-hair coat, originally worn at sporting events such as polo matches.
A canvas covering round a pump on the deck of a ship to prevent water getting in to the hold.
A type of sleeved dress, especially one worn by girls or young women.
A loose-fitting coat hanging straight down from the shoulders, particularly as worn by men (sometimes as part of military uniform) in the 19th and early 20th centuries
The protective outer coat of a seed
= setting coat.
A coat made of skin.
(In roadmaking) a thin coating of tar or asphalt applied before a road is paved to form an adhesive bond
A kind of sheepskin coat with the skin outside, typically having a shaggy border
The covering of fur or hair with which a mammal, especially a lamb, is born.
A person who wears a black coat as the typical dress of a particular occupation; specifically a clergyman, a parson (depreciative).
A cloakroom with an attendant
A woman’s tailored dress, typically fastening down the front and resembling a coat
A short, light overcoat designed to be worn for outdoor sports such as shooting and riding
Another term for tailcoat.
A coat made of duffel, typically hooded and fastened with toggles
The first layer of a substance covering a surface, especially plaster or paint.
A man’s double-breasted, long-skirted coat, now worn chiefly on formal occasions
A person who wears a green coat, especially a member of a military force distinguished by wearing green coats.
Consisting of, covered with, or involving several layers or coats; (specifically of paint) requiring the application of more than one coat.
(Especially of a pill) that is covered with a smooth pearly coating.
A coat made of poodle cloth.
Cover (an object) with a polyester or epoxy powder, which is then heated to fuse into a protective layer
An armoured coat (usually of chain mail) worn concealed under ordinary clothing.
= reefer jacket.
A coat, especially a waterproof overcoat, worn for horse riding. In later use also: a similar garment not designed to be used for riding.
= rifle frock.
To coat (a surface) using a roller; to apply (a coating) to a surface using a roller; compare earlier roller coating.
The first coat of plaster applied to a wall or other surface.
A coat of russet cloth or colour, typically worn by a humble or rustic person.
Of a fruit: having a russet skin. Usually attributive.
A man’s jacket resembling a suit jacket, for informal wear
A coat cut so as to swing when the wearer moves
A loose, belted, double-breasted raincoat in a military style
A long white protective garment worn by doctors, hospital attendants, and laboratory workers
A coat made from a blanket or from blanketlike material
A cloakroom attendant
A long, loose, embroidered silk coat with wide sleeves.
A baby’s short coat