slouch hat

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slouch hat

slouch hat

n.
A soft hat with a broad flexible brim.

slouch hat

n
(Clothing & Fashion) any soft hat with a brim that can be pulled down over the ears, esp an Australian army hat with the left side of the brim turned up

slouch′ hat′


n.
a soft hat often made of felt and having a supple, usu. broad brim.
[1830–40]
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Noun1.slouch hat - a soft felt hat with a wide flexible brimslouch hat - a soft felt hat with a wide flexible brim
chapeau, hat, lid - headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
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