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English noun: hat

1. hat (artifact) headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

Synonymschapeau, lid

Broader (hypernym)headdress, headgear

Narrower (hyponym)bearskin, beaver, boater, bonnet, bowler, bowler hat, busby, campaign hat, cavalier hat, cocked hat, cowboy hat, deerstalker, derby, derby hat, dress hat, dunce cap, dunce's cap, fedora, felt hat, fool's cap, fur hat, high hat, homburg, leghorn, millinery, opera hat, Panama, Panama hat, plug hat, poke bonnet, sailor, shako, shovel hat, silk hat, skimmer, slouch hat, snap-brim hat, sombrero, sou'wester, Stetson, stovepipe, straw hat, sun hat, sunhat, ten-gallon hat, tirolean, titfer, top hat, topper, toque, trilby, tyrolean, woman's hat

Part holonymbrim, crown, hatband

2. hat (act) an informal term for a person's role

SamplesHe took off his politician's hat and talked frankly.

Broader (hypernym)function, office, part, role

English verb: hat

1. hat (body) put on or wear a hat

SamplesHe was unsuitably hatted.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)assume, don, get into, put on, wear

Narrower (hyponym)bonnet

2. hat (possession) furnish with a hat

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)furnish, provide, render, supply

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