Torso vs Cotehardie - What's the difference?

torso | cotehardie |


As nouns the difference between torso and cotehardie

is that torso is torso while cotehardie is a 14th to 16th-century unisex garment tailored to fit the torso and arms, usually with a row of buttons down the front as well as down each fitted sleeve from the elbow to the wrist women's coathardies trailed on the floor, but those for men could be cut very short.

torso

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The part of the (human) body from the neck to the groin, that is, the body excluding the head and limbs.
  • Synonyms

    * trunk

    Anagrams

    * ----

    cotehardie

    English

    Alternative forms

    * coat-hardy

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A 14th to 16th-century unisex garment tailored to fit the torso and arms, usually with a row of buttons down the front as well as down each fitted sleeve from the elbow to the wrist. Women's coathardies trailed on the floor, but those for men could be cut very short.