outer garment

outer garment
noun
a garment worn over other garments
Syn: ↑overgarment
Ant: ↑undergarment (for: ↑overgarment)
Hypernyms: ↑garment
Hyponyms: ↑aba, ↑cloak, ↑coat, ↑izar, ↑snowsuit

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