mackinaw

Primary Meanings of mackinaw

1.
n
a heavy woolen cloth heavily napped and felted, often with a plaid design
2.
n
a flat-bottomed boat used on upper Great Lakes
Full Definitions of mackinaw
1

n a heavy woolen cloth heavily napped and felted, often with a plaid design

Type of:
cloth, fabric, material, textile
artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

n a thick plaid blanket formerly used in the northwestern United States

Synonyms:
Mackinaw blanket
Type of:
blanket, cover
bedding that keeps a person warm in bed

n a short plaid coat made of made of thick woolen material

Synonyms:
Mackinaw coat
Type of:
coat
an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
2

n a flat-bottomed boat used on upper Great Lakes

Synonyms:
Mackinaw boat
Type of:
boat
a small vessel for travel on water

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