coat coat  /ˈkoʊt/


  1. (n) an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  2. (n) a thin layer covering something
  3. (n) growth of hair or wool or fur covering the body of an animal
  4. (v) put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface
  5. (v) cover or provide with a coat
  6. (v) form a coat over


Derived Word(s)


  1. Medford man stuffs meat, fish into trench coat at Sudbury supermarket

    A Medford man sporting a customized trench coat with extra pockets sewn on the inside, stuffed them with stolen meat and fresh fish at a Sudbury grocery store on Friday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Medford Transcript

  2. Kate Middleton Wears Dalmatian Print Coat, Christens Royal Princess Ship

    Kate Middleton wore Hobbs' dalmatian print coat to the Princess Cruises ship naming ceremony at Ocean Terminal on June 13, 2013 in Southampton, England.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: US Weekly

  3. Blue Coat Positioned by Gartner in "Leaders" Quadrant of Secure Web Gateway Magic Quadrant

    Blue Coat Systems, Inc., the market leader in business assurance technology, today announced it has been positioned in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateway, 2013 ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "You know, I absolutely love trench coats," Williams said. "Now I have a wonderful white coat I can wear on the court and also in New York for those rainy days. ...... It's ladylike and goes perfect with my personality. It's very light. It's...
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Serena Williams Source: ESPN

  2. "Acting is kind of gay," Jackson said. "It makes you soft. You got all these people combing your hair and putting a coat over your shoulders when you're cold. I don't want a coat over my shoulders! I'm a tough-ass [individual]!"
    on Jun 1, 2010 By: Quinton Rampage Jackson Source: Yahoo! Sports (blog)

  3. During a discussion on fur as fashion, Lawson said: "I feel going into a shop and buying a fur coat would be an act of weakness, but if I could go out into the woods and kill a bear myself, I would then wear it proudly as a trophy."
    on Dec 11, 2008 By: Nigella Lawson Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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