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fedora

Syllabification: fe·do·ra
Pronunciation: /fəˈdôrə
 
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Definition of fedora in English:

noun

A low, soft felt hat with a curled brim and the crown creased lengthwise.
Example sentences
  • Work a vintage fedora, tam or veiled hat into your wardrobe for a bit of uptown chic.
  • The dancers are dressed unisexly in suits and ties, raincoats and fedoras (the brims pulled down), the colours drab brown or slate.
  • Wearing fedoras and top hats comes back into fashion in 2016.

Origin

late 19th century (originally US): from Fédora, the title of a drama (1882) written by the French dramatist Victorien Sardou (1831–1908).

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