Buster Brown


: resembling or suggestive of Buster Brown (as in style of clothing or haircut)
he felt the pinch and chafe of the Buster Brown collar as he turned to watch the ministerCharles Jackson

Word History


after Buster Brown, boy comic strip character pictured with wide-brimmed sailor hat, Lord Fauntleroy suit, and pageboy haircut, created by Richard F. Outcault †1928 American artist

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“Buster Brown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Buster%20Brown. Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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