skinhead
noun Date: circa 1953 1. a person whose hair is cut very short 2. a usually white male belonging to any of various sometimes violent youth gangs whose members have close-shaven hair and often espouse white-supremacist beliefs

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  • skinhead — [ skinɛd ] n. • 1983; mot angl. « crâne rasé » ♦ Garçon ou fille au crâne rasé portant des vêtements de style militaire, partisan d une idéologie d agressivité et de violence. « Au nom d un nationalisme raciste, les “skinheads” frappent dur » (Le …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Skinhead — Sm (Angehöriger einer Gruppe von Jugendlichen, die als charakteristisches Äußeres einen kahlgeschorenen Kopf haben) per. Wortschatz grupp. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus ne. skinhead, einer Zusammensetzung aus ne. skin Haut (aus anord. skinn… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • skinhead — skínhead (angl.) [ea pron. e] ( head) s. m., pl. skínhead Trimis de gall, 06.03.2008. Sursa: DOOM 2 …   Dicționar Român

  • skinhead — / skinhed/, it. /ski nɛd/ s. ingl. [comp. di skin pelle e head testa , propr. testa rasata fino alla pelle ], usato in ital. al masch. [giovane di estrema destra caratterizzato nell aspetto esteriore per la testa rasata e per il particolare… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • skinhead — 1969, in U.K. youth gang sense, from SKIN (Cf. skin) (n.) + HEAD (Cf. head). Earlier, in U.S., it meant man with a crew cut (1953), especially a military recruit …   Etymology dictionary

  • skinhead — s. 2 g. Jovem marginal que adota um comportamento de grupo agressivo, xenófobo e racista, e que manifesta a sua adesão às ideologias guerreiras por um crânio rapado (procurando evocar o corte regulamentar dos corpos de elite). = SKIN… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • skinhead — /skiˈnɛd, ingl. ˈskɪnˌhɛd/ [vc. ingl. di orig. gergale, propr. «testa (head) rasata fino alla pelle (skin)»] s. m. e f. inv. CFR. naziskin …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • skinhead — m DEFINICIJA v. skinhed …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • skinhead — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}[wym. skinhed] {{/stl 7}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. skinheadheadzie; lm. M. skinheadheadzi, {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}}to samo co skin. <ang.> {{/stl 7}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • skinhead — ► NOUN ▪ a young person of a subculture characterized by close cropped hair and heavy boots, often perceived as aggressive and racist …   English terms dictionary

  • skinhead — [skinhed΄] n. 1. Slang a person who is bald or whose hair has been shaved off or closely cropped 2. a) any of a group of working class youths, orig. in England in the 1960s, with closely cropped hair, often engaging in rowdyism b) any of a… …   English World dictionary

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