Hat a. Hot. [Obs.]
Hat, sing. pres. of Hote to be called. Cf. Hatte. [Obs.] “That one hat abstinence.”
Hat n. A covering for the head; esp., one with a crown and brim, made of various materials, and worn by men or women for protecting the head from the sun or weather, or for ornament.
Hat block, a block on which hats are formed or dressed.
To pass around the hat, to take up a collection of voluntary contributions, which are often received in a hat. [Colloq.]
n 1: headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has
shaped crown and usually a brim [syn: chapeau, lid]
2: an informal term for a person's role; "he took off his
politician's hat and talked frankly"
v 1: put on or wear a hat; "He was unsuitably hatted"
2: furnish with a hat
[also: hatting, hatted]
Chald. karb'ela, (Dan. 3:21), properly mantle or pallium. The
Revised Version renders it "tunic."