Synonyms of hat in English:

hat


See definition of hat

noun

1

SYNONYMS

titfer


Phrases

    keep something under one's hat

      ‘at the moment it's all a bit hush-hush, so keep it under your hat’

      SYNONYMS

      conceal, hide, cover up, disguise, dissemble, mask, veil

      keep secret, keep quiet about, keep dark, hush up, draw a veil over, sweep under the carpet, gloss over

      suppress, repress, bottle up, bury

      keep a lid on, keep the lid on

      ANTONYMS

      show, disclose, confess

    old hat

      ‘something that is exceedingly popular today is usually old hat by tomorrow’

      SYNONYMS

      out of date, outdated, dated, old-fashioned, out, out of fashion, outmoded, unfashionable, last year's, frumpish, frumpy, out of style, outworn, old, old-time, old-world, behind the times, archaic, obsolescent, obsolete, ancient, antiquated, superannuated, defunct

      medieval, prehistoric, antediluvian, old-fogeyish, old-fangled, conservative, backward-looking, quaint, anachronistic, crusted, feudal, fusty, moth-eaten, olde worlde

      passé, démodé, vieux jeu

      informal

      square, not with it, out of the ark, creaky, clunky, mouldy

      North American informal

      horse-and-buggy, rinky-dink, mossy

      archaic

      square-toed

      ANTONYMS

      modern, up to date, fashionable

    take one's hat off to

      ‘he was truly magnificent and I take my hat off to him’

      SYNONYMS

      praise, pay tribute to, sing the praises of, speak highly of, express admiration of, commend, acclaim, applaud, salute, honour, show appreciation of, appreciate, recognize, acknowledge, give recognition to, show gratitude to, be grateful for, pay homage to, extol

      rare

      laud