tam-o'-shanter

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the eponymous hero of Burns's poem Tom of Shanter.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tæməˈʃæntə/

Noun[edit]

tam-o'-shanter (plural tam-o'-shanters)

  1. A traditional Scottish wool hat, with a bobble in the centre.