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pixie cut Syllabification: pix·ie cut

Definition of pixie cut in English:

noun

A woman’s short hairstyle in which the hair is cropped in layers, typically so as to create a slightly tousled effect: the pixie cut is becoming almost a signature look for all celebrities looking to revamp their image
More example sentences
  • Use a little styling wax to add lift to pixie cuts.
  • I have long wished that I could get away with a pixie cut.
  • My dirty-blond mop had become a trim black pixie cut, and I'd traded overalls for a diminutive miniskirt.

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