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Definitions of bowler hat

bowler hat (ˈbəʊlə hæt) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (British) a stiff felt hat with a rounded crown and narrow curved brim

bowler2 (ˈbəʊlə Pronunciation for bowler2 or bowler hat (ˈbəʊlə hæt) 

Definitions

noun

  1. a stiff felt hat with a rounded crown and narrow curved brim US and Canadian name: derby

Word Origin

C19: named after John Bowler, 19th-century London hatter

Example Sentences Including 'bowler hat'

He looked small in the middle of the road in his black overcoat and bowler hat.
Thomas, Rosie The White Dove
Well, his style isn't exactly pinstripes and bowler hat.
Anita Anderson SOMEBODY (2002)
Mr Bryant liked to walk through the town in his bowler hat.
Philip Marsden THE MAIN CAGES (2002)

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