coatdress

[koht-dres]

Origin of coatdress

First recorded in 1910–15; coat + dress
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British Dictionary definitions for coat dress

coat dress

noun
  1. a lightweight button-through garment that can be worn either as a dress or as a coat
  2. formerly, a dress tailored and styled like a coat
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