Definition of en brosse in English:

en brosse

adjective

  • [postpositive] (of a person's hair) cut in a short and bristly style.

    • ‘It had a silhouette of Fred Poole, profile to the right, wearing buttoned coat, high stock and frilled chemise, hair worn en brosse.’

Origin

French, in the form of a brush.

Pronunciation:

en brosse

/ɒ̃ ˈbrɒs/