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en brosse

[ ahn -braws ]
/ ɑ̃ ˈbrɔs /
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adjective French.

(of hair) cut to stand straight in an even row on top, often as a crew cut.

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en brosse
/ French (ɑ̃ brɔs) /

adjective, adverb

(of the hair) cut very short so that the hair stands up stiffly

Word Origin for en brosse

literally: in the style of a brush
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