haircut

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n haircut the act of cutting the hair
    • n haircut the style in which hair has been cut
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Quotations

  • Susan Lee
    Susan Lee
    “You're only has good as your last haircut.”
  • Samuel Hoffenstein
    Samuel Hoffenstein
    “Babies haven't any hair; Old men's heads are just as bare; between the cradle and the grave lie a haircut and a shave”

Usage

In literature:

I have odd shoes and a funny haircut.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Because everyone has to get a haircut sooner or later.
"The Electronic Mind Reader" by John Blaine
Gold letters on the glass advertised: HAIRCUT SHAVE & MASSAGE PARLOR.
"Dream Town" by Henry Slesar
Phil hauled him off to the barber's for a wash and a haircut, then to the O.K.
"The Spoilers of the Valley" by Robert Watson
Sammy and haircuts didn't get along.
"FreeChildrenStories.com Collection" by Daniel Errico
One day mammy teachin' school and me and my sister am home, and I 'cides she need de haircut.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Perhaps you should give him a crew haircut, so he'll look more like one of the staff.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
I registered, ordered a bath, a shave, a haircut, a jolly good supper and a bed; and, oh!
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson
The Igorots had the chopped-off bowl haircut, and they wore breechcloths and nothing else.
"The Golden Skull" by John Blaine
An undersized bay mare was receiving her spring haircut.
"Sube Cane" by Edward Bellamy Partridge
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In poetry:

This village of children believed
That I could perform as I dived
For one who had sunk from my sight.
I saw his cropped haircut go under.
I leapt, and my steep body flashed
Once, in the sun.
"The Lifeguard" by James Dickey
In between the limits of day,
hours and hours go by under the crew haircuts
and slightly too little nonsensical bachelor twinkle
of the Roman Catholic attendants.
(There are no Mayflower
screwballs in the Catholic Church.)
"Waking in the Blue" by Robert Lowell

In news:

AZTV7/Cable 13, Me-TV 7.2, RTV 7.3, Phoenix-Prescott, AZBundesbank: Greece will need haircut , but later.
German central bank chief says Greece needs reform first, then debt haircut .
ECB's Weidmann says Greece would have to earn haircut .
Top EU official rejects ' haircut ' approach to Greek debt.
Hungary Municipal Debt Haircut Would Be Default, Orban Tells MTI.
While we're on the subject of parting ways, I'd be more than happy to also separate Kate Gosselin from that multiple personality mess of a haircut in my Court of Crimes of Fashion.
An addition to the regular events will be a Haircuts for Heaters Drive, sponsored by Weatherford High School's cosmetology department.
Cosmetology staff and students will be on site, offering haircuts for heaters , with all of the donations benefitting the heater drive.
Hey , Marco Rubio: It's Time for a New Haircut.
Hey, at least I get a free haircut out of it.
'There was a very fun older gentleman in the chair getting his haircut.
Redlands' Bliss Salon partners with NCL of San Bernardino to provide haircuts to low- income families.
Greece will need haircut, but later .
19 for $39 on Haircut, Shampoo & Style.
Lovely Salon donates 10% of haircut costs to ALBA school.
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In science:

Default is preempted by the impact of the negotiations between Greece and the European Union including a 53.5% haircut, austerity and ESPF loans as shown in pro jections for 2012 and 2013 (green circles) according to estimates reported in Ref. .
The European debt crisis: Defaults and market equilibrium
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