overgarment

Definitions of overgarment
  1. noun
    a garment worn over other garments
    synonyms: outer garment
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    Antonyms:
    undergarment, unmentionable
    a garment worn under other garments
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    aba
    a loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth; worn by Arabs
    cloak
    a loose outer garment
    coat
    an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
    izar
    a voluminous cotton outer garment (usually white) traditionally worn by Muslim women of northern Africa and the Middle East; covers the entire body
    snowsuit
    a child's overgarment for cold weather
    box coat
    a short coat that hangs loosely from the shoulders
    burnoose, burnous, burnouse
    a long hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece; worn by Arabs and Moors
    caftan, kaftan
    a (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant
    cape, mantle
    a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter
    capote, hooded cloak
    a long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the head
    capuchin
    a hooded cloak for women
    coatee
    a short close-fitting coat
    cope
    a long cloak; worn by a priest or bishop on ceremonial occasions
    cutaway
    a man's coat cut diagonally from the waist to the back of the knees
    dolman
    a woman's cloak with dolman sleeves
    domino
    a loose hooded cloak worn with a half mask as part of a masquerade costume
    duffel coat, duffle coat
    a warm coat made of duffel; usually has a hood and fastens with toggles
    frock coat
    a man's coat having knee-length skirts front and back; worn in the 19th century
    fur coat
    a coat made of fur
    greatcoat, overcoat, topcoat
    a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
    jacket
    a short coat
    jellaba
    a loose cloak with a hood; worn in the Middle East and northern Africa
    lab coat, laboratory coat
    a light coat worn to protect clothing from substances used while working in a laboratory
    Mackinaw coat, mackinaw
    a short plaid coat made of made of thick woolen material
    newmarket
    a long close-fitting coat worn for riding in the 19th century
    opera cloak, opera hood
    a large cloak worn over evening clothes
    pallium
    cloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome
    poncho
    a blanket-like cloak with a hole in the center for the head
    raincoat, waterproof
    a water-resistant coat
    sack coat
    man's hiplength coat with a straight back; the jacket of a suit
    shawl
    cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders
    afghan, sheepskin coat
    a coat made of sheepskin
    surcoat
    a loose outer coat usually of rich material
    toga
    a one-piece cloak worn by men in ancient Rome
    topper
    a woman's short coat
    tunic
    any of a variety of loose fitting cloaks extending to the hips or knees
    wrap, wrapper
    cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person
    type of:
    garment
    an article of clothing
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