peaked cap

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Noun1.peaked cap - a cap with a flat circular top and a visorpeaked cap - a cap with a flat circular top and a visor
eyeshade, visor, vizor, peak, bill - a brim that projects to the front to shade the eyes; "he pulled down the bill of his cap and trudged ahead"
cap - a tight-fitting headdress
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps his imperturbable character was never more strikingly developed, for he preserved his usual equable smile notwithstanding that his body was dangling in a most uncomfortable position, all loose and limp and shapeless, while his long peaked cap, unequally balanced against his exceedingly slight legs, threatened every instant to bring him toppling down.
Then came a cart, and behind that walked an old, bandy-legged domestic serf in a peaked cap and sheepskin coat.
Men with the blue jersey and peaked cap of the boatman, or the white ducks of the dockers, began to replace the cardurys and fustian of the laborers.
All the time she felt conscious of the observation of a small man clad in a huge mackintosh, whose peaked cap completely obscured his features.
Just at the crowded hour one night, the door opened and a man entered with the quiet blue uniform and peaked cap of the mine police.
and that fine spring morning there was a police officer in a peaked cap to see it off; but he was too busy peering into the compartments for a pair of very swell mobsmen that he took no notice of the huge man in riding-clothes, who was obviously intoxicated, or the more insignificant but not less horsy character who had him in hand.
A tall, stout official had come down the stone-flagged passage, in a peaked cap and frogged jacket.
The helmet is instantly-recognisable and gives its wearer immediate authority and helps them stand out from the crowd in the way that's impossible with a peaked cap.
He was wearing a black top, camouflage trousers, brown boots, black peaked cap and a scarf covering his face.
He was wearing a black peaked cap with matching grey top and trousers with blue stripes down the sides.
But one has to question the choice of headwear - while thousands of his fellow cyclists took to the streets in garishly coloured aero-dynamic helmets he donned a traditional peaked cap.
He was wearing a black peaked cap and a black woollen scarf covering the lower part of his face.