wyliecoat

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noun wy·lie·coat \ˈwī-lē-ˌkōt, ˈwi-\

Definition of wyliecoat

  1. 1 chiefly Scotland :  a warm undergarment

  2. 2 chiefly Scotland :  petticoat

Origin and Etymology of wyliecoat

Middle English (Scots) wyle cot


First Known Use: 15th century


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