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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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It was titfers off to The Mad Hatters, a team consisting of Charles Fanous, Paul Philpott and Margaret Pugh for this night, who took the inaugural race with the Philpott-trained Coin Case, although not the lead in the competition.
Was it the cool tilt of my hat, a highdomed, fake-tweed number, which my wife likens to those cor-blimey-guv titfers seen on the hall pegs of seaside digs run by peroxide-bleached landladies, who make the beds, pour the baths and stir the porridge lumps for broken comedians, still seen smiling at the curled foot of posters advertising end-of-the pier entertainments?
Britney, 25, and telly illusionist Criss, 39, sported matching titfers as they staged a vanishing act after leaving trendy Hollywood nightclub Opera.
The recruitment drive has already seen some surprising contenders throw their titfers in the ring.
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Some of our favourite celebrities are turning to titfers for that all important style statement, from Cameron Diaz, Britney Spears and Sarah Jessica Parker
Fancy them costermongers lissening to you say You Do without takin' their titfers orf.
While Frank and his son Ricky (Sid Owen) obviously shelled out some dosh at Moss Bros for their natty titfers and tin flutes.
Facing a high breeze on a gloriously sunny day, hands held down caps, titfers and bonnets on New Brighton front.
There was a strong floral theme with racegoers wearing giant home-grown titfers and some more stylish designer e blooms.