handlebar mustache

noun

Definition of handlebar mustache

: a heavy mustache with long sections that curve upward at each end

Examples of handlebar mustache in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The band previously teased the track at Lollapalooza, where Durst took his new look — a silver mane and handlebar mustache — out for a spin. Brenna Ehrlich, Rolling Stone, 30 Sep. 2021 The couple emblazoned the restaurant with a cheeky panda bear dressed in a sombrero and a handlebar mustache. Andi Berlin, The Arizona Republic, 16 July 2021 One of the cartoons features a firefighter decked out with a handlebar mustache and 71s on his suspenders and hat. Dewayne Bevil, orlandosentinel.com, 14 July 2021 Early customers could download a shooting target from the company’s Facebook page that featured a bowtied man with a handlebar mustache. New York Times, 14 July 2021 The feminine image Vazquez painted features a thin handlebar mustache in a nod to queerness, with a sun behind the figure’s head and vines for arms, intended to welcome all people into the space. Julissa James, Los Angeles Times, 1 June 2021 The iconic neon sign with its handlebar mustache and big black hat has greeted travelers along Baxter Avenue in the Highlands for more than four decades. Maggie Menderski, The Courier-Journal, 10 May 2021 Drew Timme had 23 points and five rebounds and, after one dunk, pretended to slick down his handlebar mustache for the few thousand fans in the stands. Eddie Pells, ajc, 31 Mar. 2021 Drew Timme had 23 points and five rebounds and, after one dunk, pretended to slick down his handlebar mustache for the few thousand fans in the stands. Eddie Pells, Star Tribune, 31 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of handlebar mustache

1896, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of handlebar mustache was in 1896

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“Handlebar mustache.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/handlebar%20mustache. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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handlebar mustache

noun

English Language Learners Definition of handlebar mustache

: a thick, long mustache that curves upward at the ends

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