What does the word greatcoat mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Greatness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Greatly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A heavy overcoat.

Usage examples for greatcoat

  1. One shivered all day long under a thick greatcoat, and the natives lit fires in front of their huts and huddled round them for warmth. – Impressions of South Africa by James Bryce
  2. After following the canal for a few hundred yards there seemed no alternative but to swim across, so in I went, greatcoat and all. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight