noun, plural how-tos.
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Origin of how-to
OTHER WORDS FROM how-tohow-to·er, noun
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In March, popular beauty site Into the Gloss even published a how-to on getting blue-tinted hair.Tangled Up in Blue: Young Stars and Their Blue Rinses|Erin Cunningham|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The “Operation Trojan Horse” letter was a how-to guide for Islamic fundamentalists wanting to take over local schools.Inspectors Uncover UK Schools Pushing Radical Islamic Agendas|Nico Hines|June 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
An email allegedly written by David Newman, an employee of the Cheyenne VA, reads like a how-to manual for cooking the books.
Jack only released the how-to of the hack to the ATM makers, and only after the fixes had already been made.Death of Hero Hacker Barnaby Jack Ruled a Drug Overdose|Brandy Zadrozny|January 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The how-to, it would seem, ought to be stuffed with must-reads.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST