noun pal·e·tot \ˈpaləˌtō, -l(ˌ)tō\

Definition of paletot



  1. 1 :  a man's loose outer coat

  2. 2 :  a man's fitted overcoat; also :  a woman's fitted jacket worn especially in the 19th century over a costume with crinoline or bustle

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Origin and Etymology of paletot

French, from Middle French paletot, paltoke, from Middle English paltok a kind of jacket

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