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OTHER WORDS FROM clipperun·clip·per, noun
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As the clippers buzz in close, her hair falls away in heavy, symbolic chunks.In Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil, the Pop Star Lays Her Secrets Bare, in a Guarded Way|Stephanie Zacharek|March 23, 2021|Time
These are known for being highly effective clippers, suitable for use in and out of the shower.
If your hands are bigger or you have an awkward grasp, you can get a larger model that resembles a barber’s hair clippers.
Before he lost his memory, Chadbourne had a small day lily flower farm that he’d started as a hobby on his property, and he carried a pair of clippers everywhere in his pocket, she said.Why this Virginia man spent days making an Alzheimer’s ‘busy box’ for a stranger|Cathy Free|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
I had an awful episode when I boiled two pounds of fresh broccoli in a plastic bag with the nail clipper for heat.
It turns out that a nail clipper, divided into two halves and hooked up directly into a power socket will boil water.
Los Angeles Clipper Chris Paul has a pair of $325 Barena Venezias.NBA Players Are Wearing Sweatpants Again, but Now They Cost $550|Sujay Kumar|November 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He helped draft the Computer Security Act of 1987 and organized the campaign against the "Clipper" chip in 1994.A Deep Read of Obama's Executive Order on Cybersecurity|Michael Keller|February 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then you graduated to clipper and finally to researcher—or fact-checker.Behind ‘The Good Girls Revolt’: The ‘Newsweek’ Lawsuit That Paved the Way for Women Writers|Jessica Bennett, Jesse Ellison|September 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The vessel in which he found himself was not by any means what we should style clipper-built—quite the reverse.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
The Rossie was a clipper, and he could run away from an enemy too strong to fight, though running away was not much to his taste.Stories of Our Naval Heroes|Various
If a clipper for the finger nails becomes dull do not throw it away, but keep it in the tool box in a handy place.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
"Looks mighty fine in them clipper-built city clothes, Red does," he reflected.Red Pepper Burns|Grace S. Richmond
Such fire-balls, shot into the sun-dried canvas of the clipper, might go far towards leaving her bones ableach on Ulu Salama.Cursed|George Allan England