Origin of paletot
Examples from the Web for paletot
With this great symbol, we have adopted others—the hat, the cigar, the paletot or round jacket.
In the breast-pocket of his paletot, a huge porcelain pipe bulged half-way out.The King of the Mountains|Edmond About
Huxter arose with great perturbation at this news, and plunged his stick into the pocket of his paletot, and seized his hat.The History of Pendennis|William Makepeace Thackeray
It is hollowed out at the side and back seams, like a lady's paletot, tight over the breast, and fastened with little jet buttons.
Suzette would have liked a silken robe, a new bonnet, a paletot, gloves and concomitants unlimited.Bohemian Days|Geo. Alfred Townsend