titfer


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titfer

(ˈtɪtfə)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) slang Brit a hat
[from rhyming slang tit for tat hat]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.titfer - a hat (Cockney rhyming slang: `tit for tat' rhymes with `hat')
chapeau, hat, lid - headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

titfer

(o.f.) [ˈtɪtfəʳ] N (Brit) → sombrero m

titfer

n (Brit inf: = hat) → Deckel m (inf)
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