watch cap

U.S. Navy. a dark-blue, knitted woolen cap with a turned-up cuff worn by enlisted personnel on duty in cold weather.
any wool or woollike cap resembling this and sold commercially in various colors.

1885–90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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World English Dictionary
watch cap
a knitted navy-blue woollen cap worn by seamen in cold weather

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
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Example sentences
Also included a dark colored heavy cotton hooded sweatshirt and a pair of sweat pants and a navy watch cap for cold nights.
There was a brisk wind and he pulled his watch cap down over his ears.
The armed prisoner wore a watch cap, green fatigue shirt, and khaki pants.
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