brush cut


Examples of brush cut in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The obnoxiously eccentric Lloyd sports a bizarre brush cut and the aforementioned mustache, which Six rightly describes as a trash-stash. Bill Goodykoontz, The Arizona Republic, 14 July 2022 The suspect is described as being in his 20s, about 5-foot-9, with a dark complexion, a stocky build, a slight belly and a brush cut, officials said. Wayne K. Roustan,, 2 Aug. 2019 The New York channel consists mostly of two genial middle-aged men: Pak Song Il, a husky diplomat with a gray brush cut; and his aide-de-camp, Kwon Jong Gun, who is younger and thinner. Annabelle Timsit, The Atlantic, 24 Apr. 2010

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Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of brush cut was in 1945

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“Brush cut.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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