covert coat


British a short topcoat worn for hunting

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Examples from the Web for covert coat

Historical Examples of covert coat

  • I break the violin in pieces, and have the top-coat cut into a covert-coat.

    Debts of Honor

    Maurus Jkai

  • He paused, and drew a small packet from the pocket of a covert-coat which he carried over his arm.

    From One Generation to Another

    Henry Seton Merriman