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 Broderick was described as a 5-foot-7 Black man wearing a gray hoodie, sunglasses and a baseball cap. NBC News, 18 Apr. 2021 Kardashian West, 41, sported an all-black ensemble in a maxi leather skirt paired with opera gloves, a turtleneck, and baseball cap. Tristan Balagtas,, 24 Nov. 2021 That’s why a young Chinese man in shorts, a sleeveless shirt, and a baseball cap recently drew attention online. Ann Scott Tyson, The Christian Science Monitor, 15 Nov. 2021 Manuel-Davis wearing the sneakers your hypebeast boyfriend can’t even cop and a baseball cap pulled low over her eyes. Julissa James Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 10 Nov. 2021 Video from the protests showed Rittenhouse, wearing a green T-shirt and a backward baseball cap and carrying an AR-15-style rifle, walking the streets with a group of armed men. Ray Sanchez, CNN, 31 Oct. 2021 White flowers — supplied by Marlene and her husband — flanked the coffin, as did poster-size photographs: Eihab in his army uniform, a live snake wrapped around his neck; in sunglasses and backward baseball cap; at Batla’s wedding. Lynda Schuster, Washington Post, 13 Oct. 2021 Dressed more like a player than an executive with a gray Spurs T-shirt, black shorts and a black Spurs baseball cap, Ginobili made the rounds among the players and coaches at media day. Tom Orsborn, San Antonio Express-News, 27 Sep. 2021 The suspect was described as a 6-foot tall man with a medium build, who was seen wearing a black hoodie sweater, dark jeans and baseball cap. Karen Pearlman, San Diego Union-Tribune, 3 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of baseball cap

1865, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of baseball cap was in 1865

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15 Jan 2022

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“Baseball cap.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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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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