Paltock

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Paltock A kind of doublet; a jacket.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n paltock A kind of doublet or cloak with sleeves, in use in England from the fourteenth to the sixteenth century.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Paletot

Usage

In literature:

The little group blazed with golden chains and jeweled chaplets, flame colored paltocks and purple tunics.
"Sir Nigel" by Arthur Conan Doyle
It was written by Robert Paltock, and published in 1751.
"The Life and Times of John Wilkins" by Patrick A. Wright-Henderson
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