cocked hat


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hat with opposing brims turned up and caught together to form points

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Smauker dovetailed the top joint of his right-hand little finger into that of the gentleman with the cocked hat, and said he was charmed to see him looking so well.
Well, they tell me I am looking pretty blooming,' said the man with the cocked hat, 'and it's a wonder, too.
The man with the cocked hat breathed short, and looked long at Sam, but apparently thought it as well to say nothing, in case he should get the worst of it.
He laid aside the cocked hat and stick which he had just taken up, and said he would have one glass, for good fellowship's sake.
Tuckle, dressed out with the cocked hat and stick, danced the frog hornpipe among the shells on the table, while the gentleman in blue played an accompaniment upon an ingenious musical instrument formed of a hair-comb upon a curl-paper.
The doctor had been no less carefully armed and accoutered by his housekeeper, the vigilant Frau Ilsy, and sallied forth in his camlet robe by way of surcoat,[1] his black velvet cap under his cocked hat, a thick clasped book under his arm, a basket of drugs and dried herbs in one hand, and in the other the miraculous rod of divination.
I never see a chap singing on the beach yet that I couldn't 'ave sung into a cocked hat.
The officer of health, and a variety of humbugs in cocked hats, are coming off to let us out of this at last: and all we jail-birds are to breakfast together in something approaching to a Christian style again, before we take wing for our different destinations.
The boat was filled with the cocked hats to which Mr Meagles entertained a national objection; and the wearers of those cocked hats landed and came up the steps, and all the impounded travellers congregated together.
When we walked ashore, a party of policemen (people whose cocked hats and showy uniforms would shame the finest uniform in the military service of the United States,) put us into a little stone cell and locked us in.
They have three-cornered cocked hats, purple waistcoats reaching down to their thighs, buckskin knee-breeches, red stockings, heavy shoes with big silver buckles, long surtout coats with large buttons of mother-of-pearl.
Storm The Stars, who impressed immensely when landing the Cocked Hat Stakes (formerly the Predominate Stakes), is Shaikh Juma Dalmouk Al Maktoum's first Derby runner.
CLASSIC ambitions for Best Of Times can be polarised with victory in the Casco EBF Stallions Cocked Hat Stakes at Goodwood.
BEST Of Times can book his Epsom ticket with victory in the Casco EBF Stallions Cocked Hat Stakes at Goodwood tomorrow.
MARZOCCO had to settle for second in a Derby trial at Epsom but he should be on the mark in the Casco EBF Stallions Cocked Hat Stakes at Goodwood tomorrow.