cowboy hat
noun Date: 1895 a wide-brimmed hat with a large soft crown — called also ten-gallon hat

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cowboy hat — cowboy ,hat noun count a high hat with a wide BRIM (=the flat part that surrounds a hat) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cowboy hat — cowboy .hat n a hat with a wide circular edge and a soft round top →↑Stetson …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cowboy hat — n. a wide brimmed hat, usually of felt, with a soft, high crown, traditionally worn by American cowboys …   English World dictionary

  • Cowboy hat — A felt cowboy hat A straw cowboy hat The cowboy hat is a high crowned, wide brimmed …   Wikipedia

  • cowboy hat — noun a hat with a wide brim and a soft crown; worn by American ranch hands • Syn: ↑ten gallon hat • Hypernyms: ↑hat, ↑chapeau, ↑lid * * * noun : a wide brimmed hat with a large soft crown of the type worn by western ranch hands * * * a broad… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cowboy hat — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cowboy hat : singular cowboy hat plural cowboy hats a high hat with a wide brim (= the flat part that surrounds a hat) …   English dictionary

  • cowboy hat — noun A broad brimmed hat worn by cowboys, ranchers, and farmers, common in the western United States and Mexico. See Also: cowboy boot …   Wiktionary

  • ˈcowboy ˌhat — noun [C] a high hat with a wide BRIM (= the flat part that surrounds a hat) …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • cowboy hat — cow′boy hat n. clo a broad brimmed hat with a high crown, usu. of soft felt, as worn by cowboys and ranchers • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • cowboy hat — a broad brimmed hat with a high crown, usually of soft felt, as worn by cowboys and ranchers. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

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