a close-fitting short coat, especially one with tails or skirts.
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How to use coatee in a sentence
Old Mrs. Fairfield appeared, carrying the boy in his little flannel coatee.The Garden Party | Katherine Mansfield
Olivia, smiling, but with an admonishing look at Dinah, comes up R. and places her coatee on balustrade.Mr. Pim Passes By | Alan Alexander Milne
The matrons wear in addition a skin cut like the tails of the coatee formerly worn by our dragoons.
Next morning, the goddess of Kothi, or coatee, returns to her own charge.Curiosities of Superstition | W. H. Davenport Adams
At this time a tall, lathy gentleman came in, wearing a most original cut coatee.Tom Cringle's Log | Michael Scott
British Dictionary definitions for coatee
mainly British a short coat, esp for a baby
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