Definition of hat
- wore many hats in her career
hatlessplay \ˈhat-ləs\ adjective
- kept the news under his hat
in those days, no properly dressed person left home without a hat
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baseball cap, beret, biretta, boater, bonnet, bowler, cloche, cocked hat, cowboy hat, cowl, derby, fedora, fez, hard hat, helmet, high hat, homburg, hood, miter (or mitre), nightcap, panama, pillbox, porkpie hat, service cap, shako, silk hat, skullcap, sombrero, sou'wester, Stetson, stocking cap, stovepipe, sunbonnet, tam, tam-o'-shanter, ten-gallon hat, top hat, topper, toque, tricorne (or tricorn), turban, zucchetto;
: a covering for the head that often has a brim and a rounded or flat top
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