frock coat definition

  • noun:
    • a person's gown coating or match coating with knee-length skirts.
    • an extended double-breasted coating with long skirts, donned by guys, today just on formal events.
    • a body coating for males, generally double-breasted, the skirts not being successfully using human anatomy, but sewed in so as to be somewhat full.
    • A body-coat, typically double-breasted along with the full dress, worn by guys: opposed to sack-coat, which has no dress, also to cutaway, with quick and tapering skirt. See coat, 2.
    • a person's layer having knee-length dresses forward and back; used inside nineteenth century

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