picture hat


noun

a woman's hat having a very broad, flexible brim, often decorated with feathers, flowers, or the like.

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Origin of picture hat

First recorded in 1885–90
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British Dictionary definitions for picture hat

picture hat

noun

a decorated hat with a very wide brim, esp as worn by women in paintings by Gainsborough and Reynolds
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