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picture hat

noun
1.
a woman's hat having a very broad, flexible brim, often decorated with feathers, flowers, or the like.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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  • Her gown was of white and pink satin and chiffon, with picture hat to match.
  • With this was worn a large picture hat ornamented by plumes, and she carried a shower of mignonette.
British Dictionary definitions for picture hat

picture hat

noun
1.
a decorated hat with a very wide brim, esp as worn by women in paintings by Gainsborough and Reynolds
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