Definitions for HAThæt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hathæt(n.; v.)hat•ted, hat•ting.

  1. (n.)a shaped covering for the head, usu. with a crown and often a brim.

    Category: Clothing

  2. the distinctive head covering of a Roman Catholic cardinal. the office or dignity of a cardinal.

    Category: Religion

  3. (v.t.)to provide with a hat; put a hat on.

Idioms for hat:

  1. hat in hand,humbly and respectfully, as in seeking help.

    Category: Idiom

  2. pass the hat,to ask for contributions of money, as for charity.

    Category: Idiom

  3. take one's hat off to,to express high regard for; praise.

    Category: Idiom

  4. talk through one's hat,to make unsupported, absurd statements.

    Category: Idiom

  5. throw one's hat in or into the ring,to declare one's candidacy for political office.

    Category: Idiom

  6. under one's hat,confidential; private; secret.

    Category: Idiom

  7. wear two or several hats,to function in more than one capacity; fill two or more positions.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of hat:

bef. 900; ME; OE hætt; c. ON hǫttr hood; akin to hood1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hat, chapeau, lid(noun)

    headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

  2. hat(verb)

    an informal term for a person's role

    "he took off his politician's hat and talked frankly"

  3. hat(verb)

    put on or wear a hat

    "He was unsuitably hatted"

  4. hat(verb)

    furnish with a hat

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. hat(noun)æt

    an item of clothing you wear on your head

    a cowboy hat

Wiktionary

  1. hat(Noun)

    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.

  2. hat(Noun)

    A particular role or capacity that a person might fill.

  3. hat(Noun)

    Any receptacle from which numbers/names are pulled out in a lottery.

  4. hat(Noun)

    The lottery or draw itself.

    We're both in the hat, let's hope we come up against each other.

  5. hat(Noun)

    = hu00E1u010Dek

  6. Origin: From hātan.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hat(adj)

    hot

  2. Hat

    sing. pres. of Hote to be called. Cf

  3. Hat(noun)

    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

Freebase

  1. Hat

    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.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. hat

    Common (spoken) name for the circumflex (‘^’, ASCII 1011110) character. See ASCII for other synonyms.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3360

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1991

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'HAT' in Nouns Frequency: #1119


Translations for HAT

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hat(noun)

a covering for the head, usually worn out of doors

He raised his hat as the lady approached.

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