Coats


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Coats

(kōts), Avoid the incorrect forms Coat and Coat's.
George, British ophthalmologist, 1876-1915. See: Coats disease.
References in classic literature ?
Nikita called out, well knowing how carefully Mukhorty threw out his hind leg just to touch his greasy sheepskin coat but not to strike him--a trick Nikita much appreciated.
Hardly had Nikita driven out of the yard and turned the horse's head to the house, before Vasili Andreevich emerged from the high porch in front of the house with a cigarette in his mouth and wearing a cloth-covered sheep-skin coat tightly girdled low at his waist, and stepped onto the hard-trodden snow which squeaked under the leather soles of his felt boots, and stopped.
said a rather tall, thin, young man, in a green coat, emerging suddenly from the coach-yard.
Come along, then,' said he of the green coat, lugging Mr.
Jerry, the manager of these dancing dogs, was a tall black- whiskered man in a velveteen coat, who seemed well known to the landlord and his guests and accosted them with great cordiality.
I've got a animal here,' said Jerry, putting his hand into the capacious pocket of his coat, and diving into one corner as if he were feeling for a small orange or an apple or some such article,
Of what use this measuring of me if she does not measure my character, but only the breadth of my shoulders, as it were a peg to bang the coat on?
There, too, was the bridegroom, dressed in a fine purple coat and gold- lace waistcoat, with as much other finery as the Puritan laws and customs would allow him to put on.
WHEN Peter got home, his mother forgave him, because she was so glad to see that he had found his shoes and coat.
Well," I says, "Jim's right, anyway, when he says he ain't got no coat of arms, because he hain't.
Monsieur Thuran, for reasons of his own, preferred to draw first if the drawing should happen to require a second adventure beneath the coat.
The man had turned up the collar of the rough coat he wore, to shelter himself from the storm, and had buttoned it about his neck.