Definition of "gabardines" [gabardines]

  • A twill-weave worsted, cotton, or spun-rayon fabric (noun)
  • An ankle-length loose coat or frock worn by men, esp by Jews, in the Middle Ages (noun)
  • Any of various other garments made of gabardine, esp a child's raincoat (noun)
  • Plural form of gabardine. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gabardines" in a sentence
  • ""Butte, America" is what we called it, because we were proud then and our town became famous and our men wore Oxfords, gabardines, fedoras."
  • "It has smoke-filled stations and gabardines, a cursory but efficient sketch of Bletchley life – Georgia King puts in a shrewd turn as a yappy and randy upper-class code-breaker – and some skimpy scenes with Churchill's private secretary."
  • "Juntam-se em pequenos grupos durante a noite, vestidos com gabardines, perucas, etc."