ten-gallon hat(redirected from Ten-gallon hats)
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A cowboy hat, especially one with a high rounded crown.
[Perhaps from Spanish galón, braid, galloon (wrapped in rows above the brim), from French galon; see galloon.]
(Clothing & Fashion) (in the US and Canada) a cowboy's broad-brimmed felt hat with a very high crown
[C20: so called because of its large size]
a broad-brimmed hat with a high crown, usu. of soft felt, as worn by cowboys and ranchers.