Origin of coated
- a garment indicating profession, class, etc.
- the profession, class, etc., so indicated.
verb (used with object)
Origin of coat
Synonyms for coat
Related Words for coatedlaminate, cover, paint, glaze, smear, stain, plate, varnish, enamel, plaster, crust, surface, foil, spread, apply, incrust
Examples from the Web for coated
Contemporary Examples of coated
Other versions are coated in marzipan, or dusted in powder sugar.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts
December 24, 2014
Birds eat their berries, which are coated in gluey material called viscin.Mistletoe is the Vampire of Plants
December 21, 2014
Each of them was coated in something resembling a gray, sticky batter.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive
August 3, 2014
The result was the skeleton of his sculptures, which he then coated with a skin of play dough.Sexually-Charged Napalm Sculptures Debut at Gallery Diet in Miami
March 14, 2014
The cards can also be coated with a thin corn-based plastic overlay.Wood Cards Are a Green Alternative to the Classic Plastic Gift Card
November 29, 2013
Historical Examples of coated
Then from head to foot he was coated with a substance cool and moist.Two Thousand Miles Below
Charles Willard Diffin
The surface may or may not be coated with some bituminous material.American Rural Highways
T. R. Agg
If the heat is sufficient, the iron will get coated, and be ready for use.
The article to be coated is merely dipped into the solution.Practical Mechanics for Boys
J. S. Zerbe
It is then coated with shellac by heating and rubbing upon the shellac.On Laboratory Arts
Word Origin for coat
early 14c., "outer garment," from Old French cote "coat, robe, tunic, overgarment," from Frankish *kotta "coarse cloth" or some other Germanic source (cf. Old Saxon kot "woolen mantle," Old High German chozza "cloak of coarse wool," German Kotze "a coarse coat"), of unknown origin. Transferred to animal's natural covering late 14c. Extended 1660s to a layer of any substance covering any surface. Spanish, Portuguese cota, Italian cotta are Germanic loan-words.