The man finally manages to break free with the help of the others, slipping out of his coat.
Then he put on his coat, reached out his long arm, and squeezed my shoulder.
To get Uggie to look like the other two dogs, handlers bathed him in a dye that turned his coat white for several months.
Micah is 10 years old and he had a coat geared to the season, a Patagonia winter jacket with a hood.
The bead embroidery on the back of her coat said “Revolution.”
"I'll stop it," he said to himself, and half-consciously he buttoned his coat.
His nephew, with his coat stripped off, was sitting on the side of the bed.
There was nothing but tobacco and pipe in the outside pockets of his coat.
He had stripped off his coat and waistcoat, and was busily at work in his shirt-sleeves.
Judge Emery rose and buttoned his coat about his spare figure.
early 14c., "outer garment," from Old French cote "coat, robe, tunic, overgarment," from Frankish *kotta "coarse cloth" or some other Germanic source (cf. Old Saxon kot "woolen mantle," Old High German chozza "cloak of coarse wool," German Kotze "a coarse coat"), of unknown origin. Transferred to animal's natural covering late 14c. Extended 1660s to a layer of any substance covering any surface. Spanish, Portuguese cota, Italian cotta are Germanic loan-words.
The outer covering or enveloping layer or layers of an organ or part.
the tunic worn like the shirt next the skin (Lev. 16:4; Cant. 5:3; 2 Sam. 15:32; Ex. 28:4; 29:5). The "coats of skins" prepared by God for Adam and Eve were probably nothing more than aprons (Gen. 3:21). This tunic was sometimes woven entire without a seam (John 19:23); it was also sometimes of "many colours" (Gen. 37:3; R.V. marg., "a long garment with sleeves"). The "fisher's coat" of John 21:7 was obviously an outer garment or cloak, as was also the "coat" made by Hannah for Samuel (1 Sam. 2:19). (See DRESS.)