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strawhat

[straw-hat] /ˈstrɔˌhæt/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a summer theater situated outside an urban or metropolitan area:
strawhat theater; strawhat circuit.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; so called from the wearing of straw hats in summer
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straw hat

noun phrase

A summer theater: a new play that's at a straw hat (1935+ Show business)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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