manteau

noun
man·​teau | \ man-ˈtō How to pronounce manteau (audio) , ˈman-ˌtō How to pronounce manteau (audio) \

Definition of manteau

: a loose cloak, coat, or robe

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Examples of manteau in a Sentence

Muslim women in loose black manteaus.

First Known Use of manteau

1671, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for manteau

French, from Old French mantel

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The first known use of manteau was in 1671

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“Manteau.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/manteau. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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