hat, chapeau, lid(noun)
headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
an informal term for a person's role
"he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly"
put on or wear a hat
"He was unsuitably hatted"
furnish with a hat
A covering for the head, often in the approximate form of a cone or a cylinder closed at its top end, and sometimes having a brim and other decoration.
A particular role or capacity that a person might fill.
Any receptacle from which numbers/names are pulled out in a lottery.
The lottery or draw itself.
We're both in the hat, let's hope we come up against each other.
Origin: From hātan.
sing. pres. of Hote to be called. Cf
a covering for the head; esp., one with a crown and brim, made of various materials, and worn by men or women for protecting the head from the sun or weather, or for ornament
Origin: [AS. ht, htt; akin to Dan. hat, Sw. hatt, Icel. hattr a hat, httr hood, D. hoed hat, G. hut, OHG. huot, and prob. to L. cassis helmet. 13. Cf. Hood.]
A hat is a head covering. It can be worn for protection against the elements, for ceremonial or religious reasons, for safety, or as a fashion accessory. In the past, hats were an indicator of social status. In the military, they may denote nationality, branch of service, rank and/or regiment.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
hat, n. a covering for the head, generally with crown and brim: the dignity of a cardinal, so named from his red hat.—v.t. to provide with, or cover with, a hat.—ns. Hat′band, the ribbon round a hat, often a mourning-band; Hat′-box, a box in which a hat is carried; Hat′-peg, -rack, -rail, -stand, &c., a contrivance on which hats are hung.—adj. Hat′ted, covered with a hat.—ns. Hat′ter, one who makes or sells hats: a miner who works by himself; Hat′ting, giving a hat; Hat′-trick, any conjurer's trick with a hat: a House of Commons mode of securing a seat by placing one's hat on it: in cricket, the feat of a bowler who takes three wickets by three successive balls—deserving a new hat.—Chimney-pot, Cocked, and Crushed hat (see Chimney, Cock, Crush).—Hang up one's hat (see Hang); Mad as a hatter, completely insane: very angry; Pass round the hat, to beg for contributions, to take up a collection. [A.S. hæt, Dan. hat.]
The New Hacker's Dictionary
Common (spoken) name for the circumflex (‘^’, ASCII 1011110) character. See ASCII for other synonyms.
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British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3360
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1991
Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Nouns Frequency: #1119
The numerical value of HAT in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of HAT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We were giggling at women-only jokes, i'm always wearing my mom hat, my wife hat, my work hat.
People even overseas, when they see a cowboy hat, they have an affiliation of Texas with that cowboy hat.
It is impossible to travel faster than the speed of light, and certainly not desirable, as one's hat keeps blowing off.
A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat.
It's not the bourgeois cocktail hat, the ladylike hat, this is another kind of hat, I wouldn't say aggressive, but more protective.
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Translations for HAT
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- başlıq, şlyapa, papaqAzerbaijani
- капялюш, шапкаBelarusian
- barret, capellCatalan, Valencian
- het, diddosbenWelsh
- hat, kasketDanish
- Mütze, HutGerman
- πίλος, καπέλοGreek
- hoedWestern Frisian
- adScottish Gaelic
- टोप, टोपीHindi
- chapoHaitian Creole
- höfuðfat, hatturIcelandic
- ハット, 帽子Japanese
- бөрік, бас киім, қалпақKazakh
- 모자, 帽子Korean
- баш кийим, шапке, шляпа, калпакKyrgyz
- galerum, galerus, mitellaLatin
- HuttLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- skrybėlė, kepurėLithuanian
- mice, platmale, cepureLatvian
- шапка, капаMacedonian
- topi, توڤيMalay
- pet, hoedDutch
- hatt, lueNorwegian
- chʼahNavajo, Navaho
- kłobuk, kapeluszPolish
- головной убор, шапка, шляпаRussian
- клобук, šapka, klobuk, шешир, šešir, шапкаSerbo-Croatian
- තොප්පියSinhala, Sinhalese
- katibaSouthern Sotho
- mössa, hattSwedish
- chapeo, kofiaSwahili
- குல்லா, தொப்பிTamil
- şapka, başlıkTurkish
- шапка, капелюхUkrainian
- nón, mũVietnamese
- קאַפּעליוש, הוטYiddish
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