feathercut

[ feth-er-kuht ]
/ ˈfɛð ərˌkʌt /

noun

a woman's hair style in which the hair is cut in short and uneven lengths and formed into small curls with featherlike tips.

Nearby words

  1. featherback,
  2. featherbed,
  3. featherbedding,
  4. featherbone,
  5. featherbrain,
  6. feathered,
  7. featheredge,
  8. featherhead,
  9. feathering,
  10. featherlight

Origin of feathercut

First recorded in 1935–40; feather + cut

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