Definition of red-coated in English:

red-coated

adjective

  • 1Of a person (especially a soldier): that wears a red coat.

  • 2Of a thing: coated with red; having a red covering or surface.

  • 3Of an animal: that has red colouring, fur, etc.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Jackson (1600–1648). From red + coated.

Pronunciation

red-coated

/ˈrɛdˌkəʊtɪd/