high hat


noun

Slang. table tripod.
Also hi hat. a set of high-hat cymbals.

Origin of high hat

First recorded in 1885–90
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British Dictionary definitions for hi-hat (1 of 2)

hi-hat


noun

a variant spelling of high-hat (def. 4)

British Dictionary definitions for hi-hat (2 of 2)

high hat


noun

another name for top hat
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