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Definition of coat verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

coat

 verb
verb
NAmE//koʊt//
 
[often passive] coat something (with/in something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they coat
 
he / she / it coats
 
past simple coated
 
-ing form coating
 
 
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to cover something with a layer of a substance cookies thickly coated with chocolate A film of dust coated the table. The mask was coated in gold leaf. see also sugar-coated
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: coat