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baseball cap Line breaks: base|ball cap
Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪsbɔːl kap/

Definition of baseball cap in English:


A cotton cap of a kind originally worn by baseball players, with a large peak and an adjustable strap at the back.
Example sentences
  • So if you're having a bad hair day on the weekend, give it a rest and slip on a baseball cap.
  • In some of the raids the man masked his face with dark sunglasses, a baseball cap, a hood and a newspaper.
  • He was wearing a two-tone baseball cap with a dark peak and designer label on the forehead part.

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