muttonchops

plural noun mut·ton·chops \ ˈmə-tᵊn-ˌchäps \

Definition of muttonchops

: side-whiskers that are narrow at the temple and broad and round by the lower jaws called also muttonchop whiskers

First Known Use of muttonchops

1865

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muttonchops

Definition of muttonchops for English Language Learners

  • : hair that covers the sides of a man's face but not his chin


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