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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A man's outer coat.

Usage examples (32)
  • “Capting;” now he is offering a paletot to a huge giant who is going out in the rain.
  • Another walking dress consists of pelisse and paletot of Nankin cachmere, the former beautifully embroidered.
  • He took up his paletot from the chair onto which he had thrown it on his entrance, and threw it over his shoulder.
  • She lived with an old woman, who was always scolding her, and who was especially angry if she tore her frock or soiled her paletot. for more
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