Gimmie cap



noun phrase

(also feed cap) A peaked cap like a baseball cap, bearing the trademark or name of a manufacturer and distributed as an advertising device: She made him stop wearing his John Deere gimmie hat in public places/ a ”macho” gimmie cap emblazoned with ”Cat” (for Caterpillar Tractors)

[1970s+; probably fr the request ”gimme one of those!” heard when these were available free from dealers]

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