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cocked hat

Translation of cocked hat in Spanish:


  • to knock somebody/something into a cocked hat
    darle cien or cien mil vueltas a alguien/algo [colloquial]
    ser muchísimo mejor que alguien/algo
    Example sentences
    • The cloth cap replaced the cocked hat for duty in 1841, displaying the current device by 1883 and the gold-embroidered visor in 1897.
    • They dress in brocade costumes with cocked hats and swords, and they're known as The Immortals.
    • When he got closer, he saw with a shock that two were dressed in 17th century clothes, with velvet coats, cocked hats, boots, pistols and swords.
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