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Capote

[kuh-poh-tee] /kəˈpoʊ ti/
noun
1.
Truman, 1924–84, U.S. novelist, short-story writer, and playwright.
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capote

/kəˈpəʊt; French kapɔt/
noun
1.
a long cloak or soldier's coat, usually with a hood
Word Origin
C19: from French: cloak, from cape; see cape1

Capote

/kəˈpəʊtɪ/
noun
1.
Truman. 1924–84, US writer; his novels include Other Voices, Other Rooms (1948) and In Cold Blood (1964), based on an actual multiple murder
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Word Origin and History for truman capote

capote

n.

"long cloak with a hood," 1812, from French capote, fem. of capot (17c.), diminutive of cape (see cape (n.1)).

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