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sideburns

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noun plural side·burns \-ˌbərnz\

Simple Definition of sideburns

  • : hair that grows on the side of a man's face in front of his ears

Full Definition of sideburns

  1. 1 :  side-whiskers

  2. 2 :  continuations of the hairline in front of the ears

side·burned play \-ˌbərnd\ adjective

Origin of sideburns

anagram of burnsides


First Known Use: 1887



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