from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A box or case for a hat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A piece of luggage for a hat; a case or box for a hat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A box for a hat.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A box in which a hat is kept or carried, often of stout leather and approximately of the shape of the hat.
- n. A small light trunk, nearly cubical in shape, containing a tray or compartment for a hat or bonnet.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a round piece of luggage for carrying hats
She and Margie then went to the spare bedroom, where Myra pulled a long flat garment box and a hatbox from the closet.
The Lolita Pomegranate Margarita and Martini glasses are sold individually, for about $25 each, and they come in beautiful "hatbox" - style packaging that needs no wrapping.
“Such a well-appointed room,” Miss Osborne commented, stepping around a ribboned hatbox as if she were avoiding a pile of dog waste.
A hatbox, a jewelry box, and three bags have joined the shoebox.
An antique leather hatbox has found new life as a drinks table.
Albert carried Sue May's hatbox and carpetbag, and I struggled from the first with my Samsonite.
Taking the hatbox and carpetbag, she went back on the trail, a receding frail figure in a burgundy dress.
Helen has lived in her hatbox of a house for nearly three-quarters of a century.
A few towels and athletic supporters were draped over hooks, a hatbox rested next to a mitt on the top shelf, and a dark suit was neatly hung in the back corner.
Alma noticed the hatbox the girls had intended for her sitting on top of a beautiful cherry-wood dresser.