What does raincoat mean?

Definitions for raincoatˈreɪnˌkoʊt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word raincoat.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. raincoat, waterproof(noun)

    a water-resistant coat


  1. raincoat(Noun)

    A waterproof coat worn in the rain.

  2. raincoat(Noun)

    A condom.


  1. Raincoat

    A raincoat or slicker is a waterproof or water-resistant coat worn to protect the body from rain. The term rain jacket is sometimes used to refer to raincoats that are waist length. A rain jacket may be combined with a pair of rain pants to make a rain suit. Modern raincoats are often constructed of breathable, waterproof fabrics such as Gore-Tex or Tyvek and coated nylons. These fabrics allow some air to pass through, allowing the garment to 'breathe' so that sweat vapour can escape. The amount of pouring rain a raincoat can handle is sometimes meassured in the unit millimeters, water gauge.

Anagrams for raincoat »

  1. Catriona

  2. Croatian


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raincoat in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raincoat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alan Kaufman:

    We’d been relying on the same two antiquated weather protection products for a thousand years: the umbrella and the raincoat, this industry was ripe for innovation.

  2. Liberum Analyst Tom Gadsby:

    If you go back a couple of decades, it was a tired old raincoat brand and they have turned it into something very different and an awful lot more attractive and profitable.

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