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housecoat

[hous-koht] /ˈhaʊsˌkoʊt/
noun
1.
a woman's robe or dresslike garment in various lengths, for casual wear about the house.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; house + coat
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Examples for housecoat
  • Fresh from the shower, mirror-primped, stepped my heroine resplendent in her new friend's housecoat.
  • Sheeler's housecoat was open and bunched up under the middle of her back.
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housecoat

/ˈhaʊsˌkəʊt/
noun
1.
a woman's loose robelike informal garment
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