mackinaw

[ mak-uh-naw ]
/ ˈmæk əˌnɔ /

noun

a short double-breasted coat of a thick woolen material, commonly plaid.

Origin of mackinaw

First recorded in 1755–65; spelling variant of Mackinac
Also called Mackinaw coat, mackinaw coat.

Related forms

mack·i·nawed, adjective
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