porkpie hat

noun
pork·​pie hat | \ ˈpȯrk-ˌpī- How to pronounce porkpie hat (audio) \

Definition of porkpie hat

: a hat with a low telescoped crown, flat top, and flexible brim

Examples of porkpie hat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To Stevens, the movie critic at Slate, Keaton — with his stone face, porkpie hat and calm acrobatics — was the ultimate 20th century man. Chris Vognar, Los Angeles Times, 21 Jan. 2022 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 And the promise of Luke Kirby inevitably wearing a bomber jacket and a porkpie hat in the next episode has given me the strength to keep tuning in. Kyndall Cunningham, Vulture, 5 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of porkpie hat

1860, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for porkpie hat

from its shape

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“Porkpie hat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/porkpie%20hat. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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