Definition of handlebar mustache in English:

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handlebar mustache


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A wide, thick mustache with the ends curving slightly upward.
Example sentences
  • It was Mr. Coltrane, looking a few years younger, in a bright yellow pair of swim trunks, with his arm around a short, trim blonde man, with a handlebar mustache and a wide smile.
  • ‘It's too nice outside to be teaching a course,’ Beliveau says, his handlebar moustache rising slightly as he smiles.
  • Or maybe he thinks I should grow a thick handlebar moustache?

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Syllabification: han·dle·bar mus·tache

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