Synonyms for surcoat

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The knight wears the collar of SS, and his arms are on his surcoat.

Paperarello bowed, fastened the ear inside his surcoat and rode away.

Paperarello bowed, put the nose in his surcoat, and rode away.

Richness of armour served also the same purpose as the surcoat.

In one instance a surcoat is shown of scaled and studded pattern.

The Surcoat was of two principal kinds: the sleeveless and the sleeved.

The surcoat was worn shorter and with less fulness about the body.

The surcoat and the chausses were essential features of the period.

Over the hauberk he has a surcoat (E) probably of wool or linen.

There was a garment in this reign which was the keynote of costume at the time, and this was the surcoat.

WORD ORIGIN

"outer coat," early 14c., from Old French surcote, from sur- "on, upon, over, above" (see sur-) + cote (see coat (n.)).

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