buzz cut
noun Date: 1980 crew cutbuzz-cut adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • buzz cut — buzz ,cut noun count AMERICAN a hairstyle in which hair is cut very short using electric CLIPPERS …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • buzz cut — n. Informal a man s haircut in which the hair is cropped very close to the head * * * …   Universalium

  • buzz cut — n. Informal a man s haircut in which the hair is cropped very close to the head …   English World dictionary

  • Buzz cut — A buzz cut (sometimes known as a wiffle or crew cut) is the American name for a type of haircut named after the sound of the electric razor, which is used to shear the hair very closely to the scalp. In the United Kingdom, the haircut is called a …   Wikipedia

  • buzz cut — noun Etymology: probably from buzz (II) (rasping sound) + cut (II); from the sound of the electric clippers used to cut the hair close : crew cut • buzz cut ˈ ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ …   Useful english dictionary

  • buzz cut — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms buzz cut : singular buzz cut plural buzz cuts American a hairstyle in which hair is cut very short using electric clippers …   English dictionary

  • buzz-cut — adjective see buzz cut …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • buzz-cut — adjective see buzz cut …   Useful english dictionary

  • buzz cut — crew cut, military haircut, very short men s haircut …   English contemporary dictionary

  • buzz cut — /ˈbʌz kʌt/ (say buz kut) noun an extremely closely cropped haircut in which the hair is cut to conform to the shape of the head, using electric clippers rather than scissors …   Australian English dictionary

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