baseball cap

noun

Definition of baseball cap

: a cap of the kind worn by baseball players that has a rounded crown and a long visor

Examples of baseball cap in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web She was joined by Babbitt and Thomas Baranyi, a 28-year-old from New Jersey, who wore a Trump baseball cap and a New York Giants sweatshirt. Author: Greg Miller, Greg Jaffe, Razzan Nakhlawi, Anchorage Daily News, "A mob insurrection stoked by false claims of election fraud and promises of violent restoration," 10 Jan. 2021 It’s the paradigmatic Fincher movie, a gut punch delivered by a dude in a baseball cap. New York Times, "David Fincher, the Unhappiest Auteur," 1 Jan. 2021 The man wore a baseball cap with a block M, dark sunglasses and a blue windbreaker. Jeff Seidel, Detroit Free Press, "What if Michigan football's Jim Harbaugh got a visit from the ghost of football past?," 26 Dec. 2020 The 2021 season starts by handing Cook a baseball cap to wear next Sunday at Ford Field. Mark Craig, Star Tribune, "Sitting Dalvin Cook for season finale looks like best strategy for Vikings," 26 Dec. 2020 The girl turned her red baseball cap back to front. Paul Theroux, The New Yorker, "Dietrologia," 30 Nov. 2020 These facial coverings feature comfortable padding that's located around the perimeter of the forehead, plus, there's an adjustable baseball cap-style headband and a clear, anti-fog coating. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, "Here's where to buy face shields on sale," 4 Sep. 2020 The white baseball cap in the Lover Boy collection features a Nike swoosh on the front, Certified Lover Boy logo on the back side and a print of a bright red lipstick kiss on the brim. Brooke Bobb, Vogue, "Drake Dropped His New Nike Collaboration and Sealed It With a Kiss," 26 Oct. 2020 During the days leading up to the NWSL Challenge Cup, Orlando Pride rookie Chelsee Washington wanted one small thing — a Nike Orlando baseball cap. Julia Poe, orlandosentinel.com, "Orlando Pride rookie Chelsee Washington pushes to grow during roller coaster year," 16 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of baseball cap

1865, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jan 2021

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“Baseball cap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baseball%20cap. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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baseball cap

noun

English Language Learners Definition of baseball cap

: a rounded cap that fits close to the head and that has a long visor

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