coat with

coat (someone or something) with (something)

To cover someone or something with something, often a substance. Be sure to coat the kids with sunscreen before you let them play outside! You need to coat the wall with primer before you try to paint it.
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coat someone or something with something

to put a layer of something on someone or something. Her manager coated her with grease before she began the Channel swim. The cook coated the chicken with batter and dropped it into the hot fat.
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References in classic literature ?
And to be sure, as soon as he had taken off the great-coat, he showed forth mighty fine for the round-house of a merchant brig: having a hat with feathers, a red waistcoat, breeches of black plush, and a blue coat with silver buttons and handsome silver lace; costly clothes, though somewhat spoiled with the fog and being slept in.
Black at Debenhams, 08445 616161; Taupe woollen coat pounds 299, Episode at House of Fraser,; Tartan coat with toggle ties pounds 120 per una at M&S,; Grey and white tartan coat pounds 110, Next,; Tweed coat pounds 109, Benetton, Cardiff, 029 2037 3250; Grey, pink and purple tweed tartan pounds 200, Sticky Fingers at Havana, Cowbridge, 01446 774807; 'Ombre' check coat pounds 120, Laura Ashley, 0871 983 5999; Red military-style coat pounds 60, Bhs, 0845 196 0000; Yellow-belted coat pounds 450, Jaeger, 0845 051 0063; Purple boiled wool coat pounds 99, M&S, 0845 302 1234; Fuschia molly coat pounds 79.50, per una at M&S,; 'Bandstand' orange trench pounds 95, Topshop,
For those wanting to spend a bit more on a black coat, there's Next's luxury coat with angora, pounds 120, and Principles' brocade big collar coat, pounds 122.50.
The military look has been hot on the catwalks select a coat with buttons and frogging detail to ensure you'll stay in the fashion ranks.
Oasis's offerings include a Tutti Frutti vivid pink Duchess knee--length coat, pounds 90, and lilac Gracie knee-length coat, pounds 100, and (7) River Island has a pink and black check coat with fur collar and cuffs, pounds 79.
Classic designs include the fitted coat with a belted nipped--in waist.
And with minor modifications to the in-plant equipment, DuPont says it's possible to spray clear coat with a solids content over 80% As a result, OEMs can avoid spending the approximately $20 million necessary to replace an existing liquid spray line with one that applies powder coatings.
After the clear coat with the fixed strain was exposed to an atmosphere of 50 [degrees] C and 95%RH for 2 h, it was cooled to a condition of 20 [degrees] C and 40% RH.
Boden's blue canvas coat with blue quirky circles print, pounds 85, and River Island's pink and black optic print coat, pounds 79.
Laura Ashley's tweed coat with mohair trim; (inset) Marks & Spencer black and white coat; (far left) Laura Ashley's three-quarter length tweed coat
So the ability to extrusion coat with an EnBA copolymer at a final melt temperature of 610 F helps achieve higher adhesion.
Try Warehouse's black belted coat with fake fur collar, pounds 120, Boden's black moleskin coat, pounds 155, Laura Ashley's long black riding coat with three buttons in front, pounds 160, Marks & Spencer's black and white check coat, pounds 85, and John Rocha's black and white diamond print coat, pounds 90 at Debenhams.
George has a cream belted wool coat, pounds 40, while Laura Ashley has a three-quarter length cream fitted coat with a mandarin collar, retailing at pounds 150.