Definition of raincoat
: a waterproof or water-resistant coat
Examples of raincoat in a Sentence
I grabbed my umbrella and raincoat before going out in the thunderstorm.
Recent Examples of raincoat from the Web
Brian McCarthy snugged up his raincoat, checked his bait and made another cast.
Nearby, but outside the yellow tape, a few neighbors stood on their front porches, watching as officers in raincoats and carrying umbrellas paced the slick roadway searching for evidence.
The unisex raincoats have an inside pocket for storing a Palm handheld.
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First Known Use of raincoat
RAINCOAT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of raincoat for English Language Learners
: a coat that you wear when it rains in order to stay dry
RAINCOAT Defined for Kids
Definition of raincoat for Students
: a coat of waterproof or water-resistant material
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