What does pelisse mean?

pelisse meaning in General Dictionary

a sleeveless cape this is certainly lined or cut with fur

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  • An outer apparel for men or females originally of fur or lined with fur a ladys or childs long outer apparel made from silk or any other fabric
  • an exterior apparel for males or females, originally of fur, or lined with fur; a female's exterior garment, made of silk or other textile.

Sentence Examples with the word pelisse

Early in the year I 811, the preparations for an expedition against the Wahhbis in Arabia being complete, all the Mameluke beys then in Cairo were invited to the ceremony of investing Mehemet Alis favorite son, TUslin, with a pelisse and the command of the army.

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