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hatband Line breaks: hat|band
Pronunciation: /ˈhatband/

Definition of hatband in English:


A decorative ribbon encircling a hat, held in position above the brim.
Example sentences
  • Formality comes into play with very chic suits, shirts and ties; there are also a lot of classic straw hats with feather hatbands.
  • Perfect for the man on the go, this panama hat boasts a three-pleated blue hatband.
  • Traffic wardens are rarely a welcome sight to any motorist, but the latest suggested mission for the men and women with the yellow hatbands is surely a righteous one.

Words that rhyme with hatband

graduand • armband

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