Synonyms for mackintosh

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She unbuttoned the mackintosh and spread it on the bar of the plough and sat down.

It was the same course that had been taken by Mackintosh and Haggis earlier in the day.

Then a hasty cold meal was taken while Mackintosh delivered his plans.

"We can do nothing more at present," said Mackintosh, as he turned to the lads.

Could it be that, after all, Mackintosh had been mistaken, or that Red Fox had deluded them?

"One of the kindest hearts in the world, Mr. Mackintosh," said Bob fervently.

The defence by Mackintosh was a bold and eloquent performance.

A mackintosh was spread over the floor and kept them from the damp.

"No, sir," replied the captain, who was carrying the other's mackintosh.

The third was at a windmill, and that Colonel Mackintosh was appointed to command.

WORD ORIGIN

waterproof outer coat, 1836, named for Charles Macintosh (1766-1843), inventor of a waterproofing process (patent #4804, June 17, 1823). The surname is from Gaelic Mac an toisich "Son of the chieftain."

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MACKINTOSH

raincoat

nouncoat for rain
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