Meaning of tam-o'-shanter


Pronunciation: (tam'u-shan"tur, tam"u-shan'ter), [key]
— n.
  1. a cap of Scottish origin, usually made of wool, having a round, flat top that projects all around the head and has a pompon at its center. Also called
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