bicorne

or bi·corn

[ bahy-kawrn ]

noun
  1. a two-cornered cocked hat worn especially in the 18th and early 19th centuries.

  2. a two-horned animal.

Origin of bicorne

1
<French, Middle French; see bicorn, Bicorn

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How to use bicorne in a sentence

  • She was extremely fetching in her bicorne toque and narrow gown of light turquoise, and her golden beaver scarf and muff.

    The Crimson Tide | Robert W. Chambers