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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles.

Usage examples (32)
  • Only yesterday my year 7s were falling about watching two of their number lying on the floor in front of the whiteboard, fooling about under a "gaberdine".
  • Shall I leave this gaberdine of thine so long on my body?
  • I hid me under the dead moon-calf's gaberdine for fear of the storm.
  • The wind was blowing and it blowed that lint on us, on those gaberdine coats. for more
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