poke bonnet

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Noun1.poke bonnet - a hat tied under the chinpoke bonnet - a hat tied under the chin    
chapeau, hat, lid - headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
sunbonnet - a large bonnet that shades the face; worn by girls and women
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poke bonnet

nKiepenhut m, → Schute f
References in classic literature ?
No wonder the little maiden in the big poke-bonnet and the light-blue sash casts down her eyes and is completely won.
But I forbore philosophising and went on with my fling, watching with entranced enjoyment a sea-change to imperious, elegant and spry in an Edwardian bowler, another to coyly demure under a poke-bonnet veiled to the chin, and another to snappy sparkle in a sort of posy-ring of black crinoline and silk flowers.