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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The race was first staged at Cardiff 's Ely Racecourse in 1895 when it was won by Tom Cannon's Deerstalker which came home four lengths ahead of Dr Moyran's Measure For Measure.
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As Vivienne Richmond recorded in Clothing the Poor in 19th Century England: "In 1892 Keir Hardie shocked Parliament by making his first appearance in a tweed suit and deerstalker hat instead of the customary black coat and tall silk hat.
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