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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkəʊtɪŋ/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈkoʊtɪŋ/, [ˈkʰoʊ̯ɾɪŋ]
- Homophone: coding
- Rhymes: -əʊtɪŋ
coating (plural coatings)
- A thin outer layer.
- They painted on a coating to protect it from the weather.
- (archaic) Cloth for making coats.
a thin outer layer
- present participle of
- We spent hours coating the truffles with cocoa powder so they wouldn't be sticky.