from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A band of ribbon or cloth worn on a hat just above the brim.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A band fastened around a hat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A band round the crown of a hat; sometimes, a band of black cloth, crape, etc., worn as a badge of mourning.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A band or ribbon placed about a hat just above the brim.
- n. In heraldry, a bearing representing a ribbon, or sometimes a sort of braid ending in tassels.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a band around the crown of a hat just above the brim
Arbon, surely your hatband is too tight and therefore affecting your memory.
In her hatband was a bluebird feather; her fingers rose to it reminiscently.
I have a size 8 hatband, meaning Barry Bonds looks like a pinhead compared to me.
If the ducks were within 40 yards, maybe I need a purple hatband.
When he showed up at a 1960s ruckus at Columbia University, younger reporters noted with amazed laughter that he was the last journalist in America to wear a card saying PRESS in his hatband.
I had an old Stetson felt hat that I lost when I spilled in a pair of waders, it was beat up, had to be re-stitched like 6 times, the hatband fell apart, but it was a great hat, I just wonder where it is right now:?
O'Toole took off his felt hat and stuffed the bill in the hatband.
Casor took the stiletto out of his hatband, motioned the bartender (always giggling) for another drink.
He had put the stiletto in his hatband and started dancing about, all tough.
He put on a scarlet red tie (matching his scarlet hatband), tucked a pistol in his belt, then mounted a mule and headed with his entourage for the front lines.
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