Definition of 'surcoat'
Example sentences containing 'surcoat'
Above the mail was a short surcoat of black, but broidered on the breast in silver with the token of the Tree.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Sam started at her sudden undressing, but he was even more shocked when she put on her surcoat and slowly smoothed it out.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2004) LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2004)
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