Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

cowboy hat

noun

Simple Definition of cowboy hat

  • : a type of soft hat that has a wide brim and that is worn especially by cowboys and cowgirls

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cowboy hat

  1. :  a wide-brimmed hat with a large soft crown —called also ten-gallon hat

1895

First Known Use of cowboy hat

1895


Learn More about cowboy hat


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cowboy hat? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a very small amount

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alphabet-pasta-spelling-help

Which is the correct spelling?

acommadate accommodate accomodate acommodate
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ