Newmarket

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noun New·mar·ket \ˈnü-ˌmär-kət, ˈnyü-\
variants: or

Newmarket coat

or less commonly

Newmarket frock

Definition of Newmarket

  1. :  a long close-fitting coat worn in the 18th and 19th centuries

Origin and Etymology of newmarket

Newmarket, England


First Known Use: 1751


Newmarket

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geographical name New·mar·ket \ˈnü-ˌmär-kət, ˈnyü-\

Definition of Newmarket

  1. 1 town in southeastern Ontario, Canada, north of Toronto population 79,978

  2. 2 town in Suffolk county in eastern England population 20,000


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