A man wearing a boater.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- a stiff hat of braided straw, with a flat crown and brim
- a person who boats
Origin: boat plush -er: origin, originally worn when boating
Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- Nautical One that drives or rides in a boat, especially a pleasure craft.
- A stiff straw hat with a flat crown.