- • crew cut• crew haircutnounA boy's or man's hair style, cut so that the hair stands up in short, stiff bristle.
Many boys like to get crew cuts during the summer to keep cooler.
Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". Оригинал: A.Маккей, М.Т.Боткер, Дж.И.Гейтс. 1997.
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Crew cut — Marine Lieutenant A crew cut is a type of haircut in which the hair on the top of the head is cut relatively short, graduated in length from the longest hair at the … Wikipedia
crew-cut — crew cut, 1. a kind of very short haircut for men or boys. 2. a person wearing a crew cut. crew cut «KROO KUHT», adjective. wearing or displaying a crew cut: »a crew cut freshman. * * * ˈcrew cut [crew cut crew cuts] … Useful english dictionary
crew cut — crew′ cut n. clo a haircut in which all the hair is very closely cropped • Etymology: 1940–45, amer. crew′ cut , crew′cut , adj … From formal English to slang
crew cut — crew cuts also crewcut N COUNT A crew cut is a man s hairstyle in which his hair is cut very short … English dictionary
crew cut — crew cut, crewcut, adj. a haircut in which the hair is very closely cropped. [1940 45, Amer.] * * * … Universalium
crew cut — n a very short hair style for men … Dictionary of contemporary English
crew cut — crew ,cut noun count a very short hairstyle for men … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
crew cut — ► NOUN ▪ a very short haircut for men and boys. ORIGIN apparently first adopted by boat crews of Harvard and Yale universities … English terms dictionary
crew cut — ☆ crew cut n. a style of man s or boy s haircut in which the hair is cropped close to the head, but left bristly on top to look like a brush … English World dictionary
crew cut — noun a closely cropped haircut; usually for men • Syn: ↑flattop • Hypernyms: ↑haircut * * * noun or crew haircut : a very short hair style copied from a style worn by oarsmen with the hair more or less resembling the bristle surface of a brush *… … Useful english dictionary