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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
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  • Even Demi Moore, who rocked the pixie cut in Ghost, now sports a poker-straight curtain.
  • Not long before, I had cropped my long hair into a pixie cut, the first since fourth grade.
  • She has a blond, bright pixie cut and blue eyes.

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