coatrack

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noun coat·rack \ˈkōt-ˌrak\

Definition of coatrack

  1. :  a stand or rack fitted with pegs, hooks, or hangers and used for the temporary storage of garments

1915

First Known Use of coatrack

1915


COATRACK Defined for English Language Learners

coatrack

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noun coat·rack \ˈkōt-ˌrak\

Definition of coatrack for English Language Learners

  • : a stand or pole that has pegs, hooks, or hangers that can be used for hanging coats and other clothes

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