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hat trick

n. Sports
1. Three goals scored by one player in one game, as in ice hockey.
2. Three wickets taken in cricket by a bowler in three consecutive balls.
3. Three consecutive wins or outstanding accomplishments by the same individual, such as a jockey in horse racing.

[From the hat with which the feat was traditionally rewarded in cricket.]
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hat′ trick`


n.
1. the knocking off by one bowler of three wickets with three successive pitches in a game of cricket.
2. three goals or points scored by one player, as in a game of ice hockey or soccer.
3. a clever or adroitly deceptive maneuver.
[1875–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hat trick - (sports) three consecutive scores by one player or three scores in one game (as in cricket or ice hockey etc.)
score - the act of scoring in a game or sport; "the winning score came with less than a minute left to play"
hockey game, ice hockey, hockey - a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
cricket - a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs
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Translations
ثَلاث أهْداف يُسَجِّلُها لاعب واحِد
hattrick
hattrick
hattutemppu
coup du chapeautour du chapeau
mesterhármas
òrenna
hattrick
üçlük

hat trick

nHattrick m; to score a hat trickeinen Hattrick erzielen; with two husbands already behind her she looks like making it a hat tricknachdem sie nun schon zweimal geschieden ist, denkt sie wohl, aller guten Dinge sind drei
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

hat trick

n (Brit) (Sport) (also) (fig) → tripletta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

hat

(hӕt) noun
a covering for the head, usually worn out of doors. He raised his hat as the lady approached.
ˈhatter noun
a person who makes or sells hats.
hat trick
(in football) three goals scored by one player in a match.
keep (something) under one's hat
to keep (something) secret. Keep it under your hat but I'm getting married next week.
pass/send round the hat
to ask for or collect money on someone's behalf.
take one's hat off to
to admire (someone) for doing something.
talk through one's hat
to talk nonsense.
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References in periodicals archive ?
KARACHI -- Karachi Kings fast bowler Mohammad Amir has expressed his optimism that he will bag another hat trick in the third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Islamabad, June 11( ANI ): Former Pakistan fast bowler and one of the country's well-known coaches Jalaluddin, has said it felt great to take the first ever hat trick in one-day cricket.
Larkspur continued their good start with goal machine John Driscoll getting a hat trick in the 5-1 win at Neth'y Wood Lane Legion, while Home & Bargain stopped their current bad run with a 4-0 win at Thirly.
The new Hat Trick Deal from PHD offers a delectable combination of 2 Medium Pizzas from the Classic, Favourite and Signature Range, 2 bottles of Pepsi and 4 pieces of Garlic Bread at just Rs.
Lee Petch bagged five, Callum Clark four and Lee Hulme a hat trick.
Hat Trick Beverages has identified a suitable merger candidate, the company announced today (23 May).
With a hat trick from Jane Lynas, Kader Nomads C moved a step closer to winning the Third Division of the Middlesbrough & District Table Tennis League when they defeated Ormesby D seven sets to three.
440/1 Jonny Wilkinson and Michael Owen will BOTH score hat tricks against France and Estonia - Jonny a hat trick of drop-kicks and Michael of goals.
"It was special to get my first hat trick in senior football and to get all the goals in such a good away win," he said.
Louis White grabbed a hat trick and Dean McCallum two others as Low Fell beat Whickham Fellside Blues 6-1.
Hat Trick won the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile on Sunday to become only the fourth Japanese horse to win a Grade One race in Hong Kong.
A Day hat trick and a single from Kyffin helped Fitwell Cougars defeat Paschal Ola 4-2 and Fitwell Colts triumphed 3-1 over Mags Boys (Dowling).