UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkəʊtɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkoʊtɪŋ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kōting)

WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. a [silver, platinum, gold, aluminum, steel] coating
  2. [plastic, aluminum] with (a) [silver] coating
  3. a new (shiny) coating of
  4. the [first, second] coating (of paint)
  5. apply [a new] coating of paint [to, on]
  6. give the [wall, surface, table] another coating of paint
  7. The [wall] needs [a new, another] coating of paint.
  8. [might, may, will] need another coating
  9. The coating is wearing [off, away].
  10. coating applied to [metals, jewelry, utensils]
  11. a (thick, thin) coating of [dust, fog, snow]
n as adj
  1. coating [materials, metals, processes]
WordReference English Collocations © 2020


Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. a [fur, down, leather, winter, summer, spring] coat
  2. a [suite, lab, white, skiing, work] coat
  3. a [red, thick, warm] coat
  4. a [lion's, dog's] thick coat (of hair)
  5. a dog with a [glossy, healthy] coat
  6. put on your coat and [hat, boots, mittens, scarf]
  7. was wearing a [fur, lab, red] coat
  8. are you going to [wear, bring] a coat?
  9. I'll [get, grab] my coat
  10. [Get] your coat; we're leaving!
  11. leave your coat on the [hook, stand, bed]
  12. found [a note, some money, a phone number] in my coat
  13. could [use, do with] a new coat of [paint, finish, varnish]
  14. the wall needs another coat (of paint)
  15. [apply, put on] a [new, fresh, second] coat (of paint)
  16. a [clear, stain, varnish] coat
  17. a coat of [red]
  18. the family's coat of arms
n as adj
  1. on the coat rack
  2. in the coat [room, closet]
  3. at the coat check
  4. in my coat pocket
  5. [use, put it on] a coat hanger
  1. coat a [wall, bedroom, door] (with)
  2. coat (it) with [varnish, paint, glue]
  3. coat (it) to [protect, resist]
  4. coat (it) with [gold, silver]
  5. coat the [dish, baking pan] with [oil, spray]
  6. coat (it) with [oil, chocolate, pepper, marinade]
  7. coated for [durability, longevity, protection]
  8. coated to [prevent, provide, reduce, protect, ensure]
  9. coated on [both sides, top, the inside] (with)
  10. coated with a [fine, thick] layer of
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