Pronunciation: (som-brâr'ō; Sp. sôm-bre'rô), [key]
—pl. -bre•rosPronunciation: (-brâr'ōz; Sp. -bre'rôs). [key]
a broad-brimmed hat of straw or felt, usually tall-crowned, worn esp. in Spain, Mexico, and the southwestern U.S. Cf. cowboy hat, ten-gallon hat.
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