cocked hat

noun \ ˈkäkt- \

Definition of cocked hat

1 : a hat with brim turned up to give a 3-cornered appearance
2 : a hat with brim turned up on two sides and worn either front to back or sideways

First Known Use of cocked hat

1673


COCKED HAT Defined for English Language Learners

cocked hat

noun

Definition of cocked hat for English Language Learners

  • : a hat with the edges turned up on two or three sides


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