noun house·coat \ˈhas-ˌkōt\

: an informal and often long and loose piece of clothing that is worn by a woman at home

Full Definition of HOUSECOAT

:  a woman's often long-skirted informal garment for wear around the house

First Known Use of HOUSECOAT



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