Redcoat - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈredkoʊt|  American pronunciation of the word redcoat
Brit.  |ˈrɛdkəʊt|  British pronunciation of the word redcoat

noun

- British soldier; so-called because of his red coat (especially during the American Revolution) (syn: lobsterback)

Word forms

noun
singular: redcoat
plural: redcoats
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