baseball cap


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 Lively attempted to stay incognito in a bobble hat and gingham scarf, while her husband hid under a baseball cap. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Dress for Fall in First Appearance After Welcoming Their Third Child," 30 Oct. 2019 Hyatt, 32, who has curly hair tucked under a baseball cap, helps himself to a glass of water in the kitchen. Norman Vanamee, Town & Country, "Meet the Rich Kids Who Want to Give Away All Their Money," 27 Sep. 2019 Sporting a casual white blouse and jeans paired with a baseball cap, Zara headed out to the Celebrity Cup at the Newport Celtic Manor Resort golf course in South Wales with 4-year-old daughter Mia. Stephanie Petit,, "The Queen's Granddaughter Zara Tindall Steps Out to Cheer for Husband 2 Weeks After Welcoming Baby Lena," 1 July 2018 The entire time, a second woman was seen trailing the suspect in the baseball cap. Fox News, "Caught on camera: Woman steals wallet from elderly victim's purse in California supermarket, police say," 12 Sep. 2019 Another shot features Hailey in a baseball cap, blazer, and jeans—the very same outfit Princess Diana wore to the Guards Polo Club in 1988. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Hailey Baldwin Recreates Princess Diana's Iconic Outfits," 29 Aug. 2019 Prince Harry can be seen exiting the plane in a baseball cap, sunglasses, and a dark green polo. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and Archie Vacationed in the South of France," 19 Aug. 2019 Dental products, board games, baseball caps, cans of soup, PEZ dispensers, magazines, unique artwork and potty-training aides — these are items that shoppers may find at any general retailer. Anthony Clark Carpio,, "‘It’s more like a treasure hunt now’: Actor Rodger Bumpass has amassed 20 years of ‘SpongeBob’ memorabilia," 9 July 2019 Dressed in a blue-and-white baseball cap and black-and-white graphic T-shirt, Oakenfold, now in his 50s, exuded easygoing energy. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Summerfest 2019: Lizzo, Steve Earle, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, and the best and worst of a stormy Day 2," 27 June 2019

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First Known Use of baseball cap

1865, in the meaning defined above

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11 Nov 2019

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The first known use of baseball cap was in 1865

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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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