service cap

noun

Definition of service cap

: a flat-topped visor cap worn as part of a military uniform — compare garrison cap

Examples of service cap in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Thomas Redgate shows a smiling 24-year-old, a service cap crowning his head, a tan tie and shirt underneath his dress uniform. Denise Coffey, USA TODAY, 16 Sep. 2021 In the second week of witness testimony, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo took the witness stand in uniform, holding his service cap in a crooked arm. Eric Ferkenhoff, USA TODAY, 21 Apr. 2021 Nearly everyone wears a service cap: Army, Navy, Marines, World War II, Korea, Vietnam. Donald Bradley, kansascity, 22 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of service cap

1826, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of service cap was in 1826

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1 Nov 2021

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“Service cap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/service%20cap. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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