tailcoat Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tailcoat” in the English Dictionary

"tailcoat" in British English

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tailcoatnoun [C]

uk   /ˈteɪl.kəʊt/  us   /-koʊt/ (also tails)
an ​old-fashionedtype of man's ​coat, waist-length at the ​front and with the ​lowerhalf of the back ​divided into two ​pieces, now only ​worn on very ​formaloccasions
(Definition of tailcoat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tailcoat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 燕尾服…
in Turkish frak, önü kısa arkası uzun bir tür tören giysisi…
in Russian фрак…
in Chinese (Traditional) 燕尾服…
in Polish frak…
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