pisscutter

pisscutter

dated slang A nickname for the side cap (a foldable military cap also known as a garrison cap or flight cap) worn by members of the Unites States Navy or Marine Corps. Primarily heard in US. I asked my grandpa what the funny little hat was called in his pictures from the war, and he said it was his pisscutter. We all tucked out piss-cutters into our belts as we entered the room.
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"I mean, of course, it was a pisscutter of a day," said Elgar using a graphic phrase of Abe's.