hat rack

noun

Definition of hat rack

1a(1) : a wooden framework with several projecting pegs that hangs against a wall and is used to hold hats and other articles of clothing
(2) : clothes tree
(3) : hallstand
b : a loop (as of wire) into which to slip the brim of a hat under a theater seat or shelf or against a wall
2 : a thin low-quality meat animal

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“Hat rack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hat%20rack. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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