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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A sleeveless cape that is lined or trimmed with fur.

Usage examples (34)
  • His face was covered with wrinkles, his hair was perfectly white; but the pelisse was the same as ever.
  • English pelisse which afterwards came into fashion.
  • It should be called wool-waster then instead of pelisse.
  • Why is St. Giles's clock like a pelisse, and unlike a cloak? for more
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