top hat

noun

Definition of top hat

  1. :  a tall-crowned hat usually of beaver or silk

Examples of top hat in a sentence

  1. He wore a top hat and tails.

1879

First Known Use of top hat

1879


TOP HAT Defined for English Language Learners

top hat

noun

Definition of top hat for English Language Learners

  • : a tall, usually black hat that is worn by men on very formal occasions


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