Posted by ESC on April 23, 2004
In Reply to: Knocks something into a feathered bard's hat posted by Rude Boy on April 23, 2004
: : i'm wondering where the phrase "knocks something into a feathered bard's hat" comes from, and what it means. thanks.
: the expression I've heard is 'cocked hat' - may well be the same thing.
Ditto. I don't know what a "cocked hat" is though.
See also: the meaning and origin of 'knocked into a cocked hat'.