English version

cocked hat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes
cocked hatˌcocked ˈhat noun [countable] British English 🔊 🔊 1 knock/beat somebody/something into a cocked hat2 DCCa hat with the edges turned up on three sides, worn in the past
Examples from the Corpus
cocked hatKnocked 1968 into a cocked hat.They knock all other mills into a cocked hat, I assure you.The tourist trade depends too much on the cocked hat.
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