What does the word cassock mean?

Usage examples for cassock

  1. Presently he pushed aside the bowl and rose, his long black cassock falling to his ankles. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  2. But the father pulled him by the cassock and whispered: " Pray be quiet, your Reverence," and then with an infinitely placid face he turned towards the robbers. – The Slaves of the Padishah by Mór Jókai
  3. I hope to get rid of my cassock at last! – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009