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raincoat

[reyn-koht] /ˈreɪnˌkoʊt/
noun
1.
a waterproof or water-repellent coat worn as protection against rain.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30, Americanism; rain + coat
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British Dictionary definitions for raincoats

raincoat

/ˈreɪnˌkəʊt/
noun
1.
a coat made of a waterproof material
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Word Origin and History for raincoats

raincoat

n.

also rain-coat, 1821, from rain (n.) + coat (n.).

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Slang definitions & phrases for raincoats

raincoat

noun

A condom; rubber: If a guy said ''I ride bareback,'' I'd tell him he needs a raincoat. Instead of gonorrhea, I'd talk about the clap (1980s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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