rough coat

noun

Definition of rough coat

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the first coat (as of paint or plaster)

rough-coat

transitive verb

Definition of rough-coat (Entry 2 of 2)

: to apply a rough coat of plaster to (a wall or lath)

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First Known Use of rough coat

Noun

1791, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rough coat

Transitive verb

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The first known use of rough coat was in 1791

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“Rough coat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rough%20coat. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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