close-cropped

adjective
\ ˈklōs-ˌkräpt How to pronounce close-cropped (audio) \

Definition of close-cropped

1 : clipped short close-cropped hair
2 : having the hair clipped short a close-cropped actor

First Known Use of close-cropped

1892, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of close-cropped was in 1892

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“Close-cropped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/close-cropped. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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close-cropped

adjective
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English Language Learners Definition of close-cropped

: cut very short

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