• synonyms

hat stand

esp US hat tree

  1. a frame or pole equipped with hooks or arms for hanging up hats, coats, etc
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Examples from the Web for hat stand

Historical Examples of hat stand

  • Paula carelessly inquired, as she indicated the object on the hat-stand.

    A Laodicean

    Thomas Hardy

  • She was hanging her jacket on the hat-stand; she seldom troubled to take it upstairs.

  • Beside the door, a hat-stand on which hang accoutrements, sabres, and so forth.

    Plays--First Series

    August Strindberg

  • Mortimer boots strewed the scullery, their coats smothered the hat-stand, their toothbrushes filled the bathroom.

  • "Sit down here, Ben," said Charles, indicating a chair on one side of the hat-stand.