deerstalker

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deer·stalk·er

 (dîr′stô′kər)
n.
A tight-fitting hat with visors in the front and back, originally worn by hunters.

deerstalker

(ˈdɪəˌstɔːkə)
n
1. (Hunting) Also called: stalker a person who stalks deer, esp in order to shoot them
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a hat, peaked in front and behind, with earflaps usually turned up and tied together on the top
ˈdeerˌstalking adj, n

deer•stalk•er

(ˈdɪərˌstɔ kər)

n.
a close-fitting cap with a visor in front and back and earflaps usu. tied at the crown.
[1810–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deerstalker - a tight-fitting hat with visors front and backdeerstalker - a tight-fitting hat with visors front and back; formerly worn by hunters
chapeau, hat, lid - headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
Translations

deerstalker

[ˈdɪəˌstɔːkəʳ] N
1. (= person) → cazador m de ciervos al acecho
2. (= hat) → gorro m de cazador

deerstalker

[ˈdɪərstɔːkər] n (= hat) → casquette f à la Sherlock Holmes

deerstalker

[ˈdɪəˌstɔːkəʳ] n (hat) → berretto da cacciatore
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One was around 40 years old, 5ft 8ins tall, stocky, clean shaven and was wearing glasses and a black deerstalker hat.
A film about a creaking Scottish reprobate in a threadbare deerstalker hat going to South Africa to bag his last big trophy would be strong enough.
You're so lovely, so sweet, so kind - I think I'll call you Bristols," he frothed into one blonde's ample chest, the earflaps on his fur-lined deerstalker hat going like Snoopy's ears during a particularly vivid dream about cats being put in wheelie bins.
Potts wore a distinctive deerstalker hat with the ear flaps down, hiding some of her face.
Steven Crawford, 20, left a 2cm by 3cm bite mark on the boy's cheek, then tried to hide the injury with a deerstalker hat.
Benedict Cumberbatch as codebreaker Alan Turing, left, in The Imitation Game and, centre, with screenwriter Graham Moore, director Morten Tyldum, and co-star Keira Knightley and, right, as Sherlock - wearing that tweed deerstalker hat - with co-star Martin Freeman
Police have now re-issued the footage in a bid to identify the second suspect - often seen wearing a deerstalker hat Insp Darren Lee said: "We received a great response to our first appeal and, within an hour, we were able to make a swift arrest.
The entry fee is PS15 and every participant will receive a Deerstalker hat, pipe and magnifying glass on the day of the event.
The Sherlock star said he would gladly swap his deerstalker hat for a long dark cape to fight crime.
The 'Sherlock' star said that he would love to swap his deerstalker hat for a long dark cape to fight crime as Batman, the Daily Star reported.
Dog-detective Charlie, with obligatory magnifying glass and deerstalker hat, occasionally appears to point out details viewers might miss.
One of two "bold" posters featuring graphic images of dog mess shows a long-eared hound wearing a Sherlock Holmes-style deerstalker hat, and threatens law-breakers with a PS75 fine.