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Definitions and Synonyms of hat | Another word for hat | What is hat?

Definition 1: an informal term for a person's role - [noun denoting act]

Samples where hat or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly

(hat is a kind of ...) the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

"the function of a teacher" "the government must do its part" "play its role"

Definition 2: headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for hat in the sense of this definition

(hat is a kind of ...) clothing for the head

(... is a kind of hat ) tall hat; worn by some British soldiers on ceremonial occasions

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat made of fur

(... is a kind of hat ) hats for women; the wares sold by a milliner

(... is a kind of hat ) a stiff broad-brimmed hat with the brim turned up at the sides and projecting in front; worn by some clergymen in Britain

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat with a snap brim

(... is a kind of hat ) a straw hat with a tall crown and broad brim; worn in American southwest and in Mexico

(... is a kind of hat ) waterproof hat with wide slanting brim longer in back than in front

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat with a broad brim that protects the face from direct exposure to the sun

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat (Cockney rhyming slang: `tit for tat' rhymes with `hat')

(... is a kind of hat ) a tall white hat with a pouched crown; worn by chefs

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat made of felt with a creased crown

(... is a kind of hat ) a cone-shaped paper hat formerly placed on the head of slow or lazy pupils

(... is a kind of hat ) a man's hat with a tall crown; usually covered with silk or with beaver fur

(... is a kind of hat ) a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat tied under the chin

(... is a kind of hat ) a felt hat that is round and hard with a narrow brim

(... is a kind of hat ) a broad-brimmed felt hat with a high crown; formerly worn by the United States Army and Marine personnel

(... is a kind of hat ) a soft felt hat with a wide flexible brim

(... is a kind of hat ) hat with opposing brims turned up and caught together to form points

(... is a kind of hat ) a hat with a wide brim and a soft crown; worn by American ranch hands

(... is a kind of hat ) a tight-fitting hat with visors front and back; formerly worn by hunters

(... is a kind of hat ) soft green felt hat with a feather or brush cockade

(hat is a part of ...) a circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat

(hat is a part of ...) the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head

(hat is a part of ...) a band around the crown of a hat just above the brim

Definition 3: put on or wear a hat - [verb of body]

Samples where hat or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He was unsuitably hatted

(hat is a kind of ...) put clothing on one's body

"What should I wear today?" "He put on his best suit for the wedding" "The princess donned a long blue dress" "The queen assumed the stately robes" "He got into his jeans"

(... is a kind of hat ) dress in a bonnet

Definition 4: furnish with a hat - [verb of possession]

(hat is a kind of ...) give something useful or necessary to

"We provided the room with an electrical heater"

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