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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GREAT COAT

"Had to," explained Tanrade, as Suzette helped him into his great coat.

In spite of the heat she was wrapped to the ears in a great coat of pale buff.

The man in the great coat laughed and looked full in my face.

There was a corkscrew: it was found in the pocket of the great coat.

A great coat to prevent evaporation, in some shape, is invaluable.

“Thanks,” the other replied as he reached for his great coat.

It was the remains of the great coat which the stranger had worn the night before!

This great coat and these boots were afterwards of great service to me.

I asked, as he got up, and began buttoning his great coat around him.

She was speaking to some one behind her, a figure in a great coat.

WORD ORIGIN

"large, heavy overcoat," 1660s, from great + coat (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GREAT COAT

overcoat

nounheavy coat
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.