Origin of mackintosh
Examples from the Web for mackintosh
Historical Examples of mackintosh
She unbuttoned the mackintosh and spread it on the bar of the plough and sat down.The Incomplete Amorist
Then a hasty cold meal was taken while Mackintosh delivered his plans.
"We can do nothing more at present," said Mackintosh, as he turned to the lads.
It was the same course that had been taken by Mackintosh and Haggis earlier in the day.
Could it be that, after all, Mackintosh had been mistaken, or that Red Fox had deluded them?
Word Origin for mackintosh
waterproof outer coat, 1836, named for Charles Macintosh (1766-1843), inventor of a waterproofing process (patent #4804, June 17, 1823). The surname is from Gaelic Mac an toisich "Son of the chieftain."