hatband
noun Date: 15th century a band (as of fabric, leather, or cord) around the crown of a hat just above the brim

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hatband — Hat band (h[a^]t b[a^]nd ), n. A band round the crown of a hat; sometimes, a band of black cloth, crape, etc., worn as a badge of mourning. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hatband — ► NOUN ▪ a decorative ribbon encircling a hat, held in position above the brim …   English terms dictionary

  • hatband — [hat′band΄] n. a band of cloth around the crown of a hat, just above the brim …   English World dictionary

  • hatband — [[t]hæ̱tbænd[/t]] hatbands N COUNT A hatband is a strip of cloth that is put round a hat above the brim as a decoration …   English dictionary

  • hatband — /ˈhætbænd/ (say hatband) noun 1. a band or ribbon placed about the crown of a hat, just above the brim. 2. a black band similarly worn as a sign of mourning …   Australian English dictionary

  • hatband — /hat band /, n. 1. a band or ribbon placed about the crown of a hat, just above the brim. 2. a black band similarly worn as a sign of mourning. [1375 1425; late ME; see HAT, BAND2] * * * …   Universalium

  • hatband — noun A band fastened around a hat. Syn: puggaree …   Wiktionary

  • hatband — hat|band [ˈhætbænd] n a band of cloth or leather fastened around a hat as a decoration …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hatband — n. strip of thin material or leather around a hat …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hatband — noun a decorative ribbon encircling a hat, held in position above the brim …   English new terms dictionary

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