close-cropped
adjective Date: 1892 1. clipped short <
close-cropped hair
>
2. having the hair clipped short <
a close-cropped actor
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • close-cropped — [klōs′kräpt΄] adj. 1. clipped very short [close cropped hair] 2. cut or grazed down to, or almost to, ground level [close cropped pasture] …   English World dictionary

  • close-cropped — [ˌkləus ˈkrɔpt US ˌklous ˈkra:pt] adj close cropped grass or hair is cut very short …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • close-cropped — [ ,klous krapt ] adjective cut very short: close cropped hair/grass/fields …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • close-cropped — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : clipped short 2. : having the hair clipped short * * * /klohs kropt /, adj. 1. clipped or trimmed short: close cropped hair. 2. having one s hair clipped or trimmed short: a close cropped wrestler. [1890 95] * * * closeˈ …   Useful english dictionary

  • close-cropped — /klohs kropt /, adj. 1. clipped or trimmed short: close cropped hair. 2. having one s hair clipped or trimmed short: a close cropped wrestler. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • close-cropped — [[t]klo͟ʊs krɒ̱pt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Close cropped hair or grass is cut very short …   English dictionary

  • close-cropped — adjective close cropped grass or hair is cut very short …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • close-cropped — UK [ˌkləʊs ˈkrɒpt] / US [ˌkloʊs ˈkrɑpt] adjective cut very short close cropped hair/grass/fields …   English dictionary

  • close-cropped — [[t]ˈkloʊsˈkrɒpt[/t]] adj. clipped short: close cropped hair[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • close-cropped — adjective Cut very short …   Wiktionary

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