from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An oilskin hat worn originally by fishermen and deep-water sailors; a cheap yellow sou'wester.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun United States An oilskin hat or southwester; -- a fisherman's name.


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