covert coat

noun

British a short topcoat worn for hunting

Nearby words

  1. coversed sine,
  2. coversine,
  3. covert,
  4. covert action,
  5. covert cloth,
  6. covert sensitization,
  7. coverture,
  8. covet,
  9. coveted,
  10. covetous

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Examples from the Web for covert coat

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

    Debts of Honor|Maurus Jkai