shovel hat

noun

Definition of shovel hat

: a shallow-crowned hat with a wide brim curved up at the sides that is worn by some clergymen

First Known Use of shovel hat

1812, in the meaning defined above

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“Shovel hat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shovel%20hat. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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