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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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"A group of us messengers were stood outside Stirchley station watching the fireworks without our tin hats on," he recalled "A senior officer ordered us inside, pointing out what goes up always comes down."
the still has I have already ordered my tin hat Brexit supporter DJ Radford, of Barry
The solution is for the party leaders to get together, to agree, put on their tin hats and move to a more sensible and ultimately more defensible system."
Music by Tin Hat also consistently hits the right tone.
Also perfoming on the album are accordion players Tony Cedras (Paul Simon, Cassandra Wilson, Henry Threadgill), Rob Burger (Tin Hat Trio) and pianist Uri Caine (Dave Douglas, Don Byron).
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Excuse me for a moment while I put on my ear pads, tin hat, and run for cover.
I actually don't mind him and think he has a good record for turning clubs around (dons tin hat).
Flashes of that notorious temper as "Team Naomi" lost some daft challenge and the volcanic cover girl stormed: "Now I'm angry!" Tin hat time.
Brave Theodora Bullock was almost seriously injured herself during the blitz by a stray piece of shrapnel, deflected by the tin hat she was wearing.
My father, Arthur James Scott, lived at 19 Reservoir Street, Everton, as a child and this is the story of the 'Tin Hat' as told to me by my family.
Henry Boot, St Modwen Properties, Tin Hat Regeneration Partnership (a venture by Ashcroft Estates and Wilson Bowden), Cordwell Richardson and Tiger Developments have now all been invited to prepare detailed submissions to be received by the end of April.
I know where my tin hat is if trading conditions do start to impact upon activity levels in engineering and manufacturing.
The tin hat came last week, though, when I saw one driver with a notice that read, 'Mum-to-be On Board'.
The genre-crossing music combo Tin Hat Trio inspired Way's something about a nightingale for six dancers.