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sailor hat

a hat with a flat round crown and fairly broad brim that is rolled upwards
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  • She forgot to fling the sailor hat into its box with her usual energy of dislike.

  • Angèle had changed her dress to a dark-blue serge and sailor hat.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Cricket flew to the edge of the beach, dipping water up in the crown of her sailor hat.

    Cricket at the Seashore Elizabeth Westyn Timlow
  • I muttered humbly, and wished that Alice were not so bewitching in a sailor hat.

    Lady Larkspur Meredith Nicholson
  • On a tumbled sea of blond curls a "chip" sailor hat, with a broad red ribbon, rode jauntily.

  • Under the brim of the sailor hat Patty's eyes were dewy with happiness.

    One Man in His Time Ellen Glasgow
  • Here was a little boy with a sailor hat, and on the band a gilt legend that was new to us.

    Pipefuls Christopher Morley
  • I'm sure she approved of the gray serge and the sailor hat more than she approved of the girl in them.

    Set in Silver Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  • I can buy her a sailor hat right here in the village and maybe a jacket.

    In Apple-Blossom Time Clara Louise Burnham
  • And the presence of a sailor hat in the summertime does not necessarily imply that the man under it owns a yacht.

    Europe Revised Irvin S. Cobb

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