Definition of 'cap in hand'
Example sentences containing 'cap in hand'
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At this point one of the elderly bundles, certainly male because standing cap in hand, coughed apologetically and spoke. IN LOVE AND WAR (2002)Rick said quickly, `It would be impossible for me to crawl cap in hand and say to the old man, listen, Dad - ``If his life was in danger? A DAYSTAR OF FEAR (2002)
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