Definitions

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  • n. Someone who makes hats.

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  • n. someone who makes and sells hats

Etymologies

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hat +‎ maker

Examples

  • British ladies in general love breaking out the big hats for special occasions like Royal Ascot and society weddings, and Philip Treacy, hatmaker to celebrities and the social set is the man to go to for the demure to the outrageous.

    Yvonne Yorke: Covering the Royal Wedding from the Front Lines

  • I adore hats and am known for wearing them, yet I was still surprised to learn that one of my great-grandmothers was a hatmaker.

    Wild Feminine

  • She also worked for a time as an apprentice hatmaker.

    Personal Information for Elsa May Baklor

  • David son m w 23 s 1912 Al Austria yiddish hatmaker factory

    Genealogue Challenge #133

  • Nathan son m w 21 s 1912 Al Austria yiddish hatmaker factory

    Genealogue Challenge #133

  • I should see the Mitty film again, if only for the utterly odd "Anatole of Paris " number Thurber was right, Mitty dreaming of being a lady's hatmaker was a complete reversal of the original point, the chance to see Karloff and Kaye in the same film, and Henry "Poor Man's Alan Reed" Corden as a thug.

    Pocketa-Pocketa-Pocketa

  • They would then require a hatmaker, a glover, at least two ropemakers, four tailors, three weavers of woollen and three weavers of linen, two basket-makers, two common brewers, ten or twelve shop-keepers to furnish chandlery and grocery wares, and as many for drapery and mercery, over and above what they could work.

    From London to Land's End

  • The son of a hatmaker, he left school at fourteen, entered the family business, and became a peddler, selling straw hats in sleepy Andean cities.

    One River

  • The store's hot young hatmaker, a handsome Indianan named Halston, wearily reported from the front, "The ladies have killed me."

    A Night to Remember

  • Stetson was born in 1830 to a "master hatmaker, Stephen Stetson, of Orange, New Jersey."

    The Annotated "Stagger Lee"

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