Translation of oilskin in Spanish:
- 1.1 uncountable (fabric)Example sentences1.2
also: oilskins plural
- The man was dressed in a heavy, green oilskin waterproof jacket and trousers.
- So I donned my wellington boots, put on my waterproof coat and my oilskin hat, grabbed my brolly and went out for a short walk in the rain.
- A yellow oilskin hat and coat hung from a hook on the wall beside the door.
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