brush cut
noun Date: 1945 crew cut

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • brush cut — n. CREW CUT …   English World dictionary

  • brush cut — noun a short haircut with hairs standing up like a brush (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑haircut * * * noun Etymology: brush (III) : a very short even haircut often in a flat plane on top so that the hair stands out and suggests a brush * * * a short… …   Useful english dictionary

  • brush cut — short, level haircut like a brush on top    Your brush cut looks great nice and flat on top …   English idioms

  • brush cut — /ˈbrʌʃ kʌt/ (say brush kut) noun a hairstyle in which the sides and back are short and tapered with the hair on top cut to the same short length, resembling the bristles of a brush …   Australian English dictionary

  • brush cut — a short haircut in which the hairs stand up like a brush. * * * …   Universalium

  • brush cut — very short haircut …   English contemporary dictionary

  • brush — vb Brush, graze, glance, shave, skim are comparable when they mean to touch lightly in passing. Brush implies a movement like the flick of a brush upon a surface: sometimes it suggests no more than an almost impalpable touching, but sometimes it… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • brush\ off — • brush off • give the brush off v. phr. 1. To refuse to hear or believe; quickly and impatiently; not take seriously or think important. John brushed off Bill s warning that he might fall from the tree. I said that it might rain and to take the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • brush-off — • brush off • give the brush off v. phr. 1. To refuse to hear or believe; quickly and impatiently; not take seriously or think important. John brushed off Bill s warning that he might fall from the tree. I said that it might rain and to take the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • Brush Creek (Wills Creek) — Brush Creek is a tributary of Wills Creek in Pennsylvania in the United States.Brush Creek drains a piece of the Allegheny Plateau in Somerset County, and enters Wills Creek just above the Railroad Cut Falls at Fairhope.ee also*List of… …   Wikipedia

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