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tin hat

n. a soldier’s helmet. You use your tin hat for everything—washing, hauling water—you name it.
See also: hat, tin
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the still has I have already ordered my tin hat Brexit supporter DJ Radford, of Barry
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Having been born at the end of the war, I spent my childhood wearing a tin hat and refighting it.
Sheila McDonald has a great time, right, while Donna has a go too, top ALL KITTED OUT: Molly and Vera, above left, try out the kit while having a chat, and Jo joins Win, above right, as she tries on her tin hat while holding the gun
He had to walk with his tin hat on and he's come through.