|1.||[ noun ] (clothing) headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim|
|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|
|4.||[ noun ] an informal term for a person's role|
"he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly"