bush hat

noun

Definition of bush hat

: a broad-brimmed hat worn originally as part of an Australian military uniform

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First Known Use of bush hat

1938, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bush hat

bush entry 1 (backcountry)

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“Bush hat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bush%20hat. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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