Try Our Apps


The Best Internet Slang

happi coat

[hap-ee] /ˈhæp i/
noun, (sometimes initial capital letters)
a Japanese lounging jacket with wide, loose sleeves and often an overlapping front closure usually tied with a sash.
Origin of happi coat
1875-80; < Japanese, earlier fappi, variant of fan-pi < Middle Chinese, equivalent to Chinese bàn half + bèi wear Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for happi coat

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for happi

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for happi coat