Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
coat

coat

 
pronunciation:
kot
parts of speech:
noun, verb
features:
Word Explorer
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a piece of outer clothing with long sleeves, usually worn to keep warm.
 
similar words:
jacket, overcoat, parka, raincoat, wrap
definition 2: the jacket that one wears with a suit.
synonyms:
jacket
definition 3: the fur or body hair of an animal.
I found a cat with a shiny, gray coat.
synonyms:
fur, hair
similar words:
hide, pelt
definition 4: a covering or layer.
These walls need a new coat of paint.
synonyms:
coating, covering, layer
similar words:
application, blanket, film, jacket
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: coated, coating, coats
definition: to cover with a layer.
The bread was coated with melted cheese.
synonyms:
cover
similar words:
apply, blanket, film, paint, smear, spread
Word Explorer
See
  clothing, weather