baseball cap


Definition of baseball cap

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

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Meanwhile, a navy baseball cap, cross-body buckle bag by Prada, and tiny, round sunglasses finished the look off with sleek polish. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "First Kendall, Now Gigi Is Bringing Back This Grungy Shoe," 28 May 2019 In Olivier Tallec’s illustrations, Monkey wears a red baseball cap and is, well, a monkey. Meghan Cox Gurdon, WSJ, "Children’s Books: The Travails and Triumphs of Derring-Do," 22 Feb. 2019 There is an adorable 4-year-old in a high-visibility-workwear yellow baseball cap, sucking his thumb. Kaitlyn Tiffany, Vox, "At Hypebeast’s new streetwear festival, even the toddlers are cool and rich," 8 Oct. 2018 Trying their hardest to keep it subtle, Prince Harry reportedly disguised himself with a trusty baseball cap, while Meghan apparently wore a black beanie hat. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Once Chose a Surprising Way to Travel to France," 6 Aug. 2018 And his baseball cap gets altitude sickness, former WWE superstar and my massive sidekick, Tyrus. Fox News, "Gutfeld: Be nicer. It will drive your enemies nuts," 5 Aug. 2018 The first suspect is described as in his mid-20s, 5-foot-10 to 6-feet with a stocky build, wearing dark blue jeans, a dark zip-up hoodie and a baseball cap with a light gray peak. Fox News, "Restaurant explosion in Canada injures at least 15; search for suspects underway," 25 May 2018 His profile shot shows him in a black baseball cap with a peace symbol. Gabrielle Banks, Houston Chronicle, "Teen suspect in Santa Fe shooting promoted ‘born to kill’ shirt, German nationalist symbols on Facebook," 18 May 2018 One wore a baseball cap, the other wore a cap with a stocking over it. Teri Figueroa,, "Crew of thieves steal $35K in coins, silver in Vista heist," 10 May 2018

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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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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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