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gimmie cap

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gimmie cap

noun phrase

(also feed cap) A peaked cap like a baseball cap, bearing the trademark or name of a manufacturer and distributed as an advertising device: She made him stop wearing his John Deere gimmie hat in public places/ a ''macho'' gimmie cap emblazoned with ''Cat'' (for Caterpillar Tractors)

[1970s+; probably fr the request ''gimme one of those!'' heard when these were available free from dealers]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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