1. [ noun ] (clothing) headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
Synonyms: lid chapeau
Related terms: headdress bonnet boater fedora cowboy_hat cocked_hat helmet bowler_hat deerstalker bearskin titfer sombrero dunce_cap dress_hat toque fur_hat fez cavalier_hat millinery pith_hat porkpie shovel_hat campaign_hat sou'wester tyrolean crown hatband brim
2. [ verb ] (clothing) put on or wear a hat

"He was unsuitably hatted"

Related terms: wear bonnet
3. [ verb ] furnish with a hat
Related terms: supply
4. [ noun ] an informal term for a person's role

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

Related terms: function
Similar spelling:   Hatt