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high hat

noun
1.
2.
Slang. table tripod.
3.
Also, hi hat. a set of high-hat cymbals.
Origin of high hat
1885-1890
1885-90
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British Dictionary definitions for hi-hat

hi-hat

noun
1.
a variant spelling of high-hat (sense 4)

high hat

noun
1.
another name for top hat
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Word Origin and History for hi-hat

high hat

n.

1889, "tall hat;" also used synechdochically for men who wear such hats; figurative meaning "swelled head" is from 1923. Drum set sense is from 1934.

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