She was a nettle in which the rustle of the cassock was visible.
He was holding apart the flaps of his cassock like the tails of a coat.
On the green I saw a white man coming with a cassock on, by which and by the face of him I knew he was a priest.
Monsieur le Cur tucked it safely in the breast of his cassock.
Then, when the great door had closed behind him, he gathered up the skirts of his cassock and hurried down the narrow street.
He heard his cassock, which was caught on the spout, crack and rip at every jerk that he gave it.
The Father brushed some crumbs from the front of his cassock and sat up higher in his chair.
The Bravo went in with him, and began to help him out of his cotta and cassock.
The Brother remained standing there in silence, with his fat hands clasped in front of his cassock.
He was not yet quite certain that Adams had any more of the clergyman in him than his cassock.
1540s, "long loose gown," from Middle French casaque "long coat" (16c.), probably ultimately from Turkish quzzak "nomad, adventurer," (the source of Cossack), from their typical riding coat. Or perhaps from Arabic kazagand, from Persian kazhagand "padded coat," from kazh "raw silk" + agand "stuffed." Chiefly a soldier's cloak 16c.-17c.; ecclesiastical use is from 1660s.