roquelaure

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Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

roquelaure (plural roquelaures)

  1. (obsolete) a lined and trimmed cloak that reaches to the knees
    • 1857, Anthony Trollope, Barchester Towers, Volume the Second, page 97 (ISBN 1857150570)
      “Oh Miss Thorne, look here!” said she, as soon as she found herself in the drawing-room, ”do look at my roquelaure! It's clean spoilt, and for ever."