garrison cap
noun Date: 1944 a visorless folding cap worn as part of a military uniform — compare service cap

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • garrison cap — n. 1. OVERSEAS CAP 2. SERVICE CAP * * * …   Universalium

  • garrison cap — n. 1. OVERSEAS CAP 2. SERVICE CAP …   English World dictionary

  • Garrison cap — A garrison cap, garrison cover, wedge cap, flight cap, side cap, forage cap, or overseas cap is a foldable cap with straight sides and a creased or hollow crown sloping to the back where it is parted. It is a variant of the Glengarry, being… …   Wikipedia

  • garrison cap — noun a wedge shaped wool or cotton cap; worn as part of a uniform • Syn: ↑overseas cap • Hypernyms: ↑cap …   Useful english dictionary

  • garrison cap — gar′rison cap n. mil overseas cap • Etymology: 1945–50, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • garrison cap. — See overseas cap. [1945 50, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • garrison cap — noun US a peakless cap, especially one worn as part of a military uniform …   English new terms dictionary

  • garrison cap. — See overseas cap. [1945 50, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cap — A cap is a form of headgear. Caps have crowns that fit closer than hats and have no brim or only a visor. They are typically designed for warmth and, when including a visor, blocking sunlight from the eyes.Types of cap* Ascot cap * Ayam *… …   Wikipedia

  • cap — n. container holding an explosive charge 1) a percussion cap head covering 2) to place, put a cap on one s head 3) a baseball; bathing; dunce; forage (BE), garrison; overseas; service; skull cap 4) (BE) a cricket; rugby cap (showing that the… …   Combinatory dictionary

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