Definition of lovat in US English:

lovat

noun

  • A muted green color used especially in tweed and woolen garments.

    • ‘Colors include off-white, green, lovat green, oatmeal, navy, black, white and other colors, if requested.’
    • ‘The hose we carry are imported from Scotland and are available in cream, bottle green or lovat green.’
    • ‘Lovat blue and lovat green will match most tartans in the ancient colors, but also look good with many modern tartans.’

Origin

Early 20th century: from Lovat, a place name in Highland Scotland.

Pronunciation

lovat

/ˈləvət/