trench coat

noun

Definition of trench coat

  1. 1 :  a usually double-breasted raincoat with deep pockets, wide belt, and often straps on the shoulders

  2. 2 :  a waterproof overcoat with a removable lining designed for wear in trenches

1914

First Known Use of trench coat

1914


TRENCH COAT Defined for English Language Learners

trench coat

noun

Definition of trench coat for English Language Learners

  • : a usually long raincoat with deep pockets and a belt

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