Definition of surtout in English:

surtout

Pronunciation: /səːˈtuː(t)//ˈsəːtuː/

noun

historical
  • A man's greatcoat of a similar style to a frock coat.

    • ‘As a young man he was a sight to see, coming up Regent Street in his blue surtout, military light blue trousers, and black stockings with red stripes.’
    • ‘He had a white beard and wore a black skull cap and a broad-cloth surtout, and was a most repulsive sight to see.’

Origin

Late 17th century: from French, from sur over + tout everything.

Pronunciation:

surtout

/səːˈtuː(t)//ˈsəːtuː/