wyliecoat
noun Etymology: Middle English (Scots) wyle cot Date: 15th century 1. chiefly Scottish a warm undergarment 2. chiefly Scottish petticoat

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  • wyliecoat — /wuy lee koht /, n. Scot. and North Eng. 1. a woolen or flannel undergarment, as a warm undershirt. 2. a petticoat. [1470 80; orig. uncert.; see COAT] * * * …   Universalium

  • wyliecoat — wylie·coat …   English syllables

  • wyliecoat — ˈwīliˌkōt, ˈwil noun Etymology: Middle English (Scots) wyle cot, from wyle (of unknown origin) + cot, cote coat more at coat 1. chiefly Scotland : a warm undergarment 2. chiefly Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

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  • clothing — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Wearing apparel Nouns 1. clothing, clothes, apparel, wear, dress, attire, array, raiment, garments, garb, costume, outfit, habiliment, habit, rig, ensemble, caparison, drapery, toilette, fig, wardrobe,… …   English dictionary for students

  • valicot — obs. form of walycoat wyliecoat …   Useful english dictionary

  • velicotte — obs. variant of wyliecoat …   Useful english dictionary

  • vile cotte — obs. form of wyliecoat …   Useful english dictionary

  • vilycoit — obs. f. wyliecoat …   Useful english dictionary

  • wallicoat — variant of wyliecoat Sc. Obs …   Useful english dictionary

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