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English definition of “hat”

hat

noun [C]     /hæt/
A1 a covering for the head that is not part of a piece of clothing : a straw hat a woolly hat a wide-brimmed hatThings worn to cover the head, face or neck used to refer to one of the various jobs or responsibilities that someone has: For this movie , she is wearing the hats of director and actress . This is me with my manager's hat on talking .Duty, obligation and responsibility
(Definition of hat noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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