Definition of razor cut in English:

razor cut


  • A short or tapered haircut effected with a razor.

    ‘he had a firmly gelled razor cut’
    • ‘Oh, and it was a full wash and razor cut, took over half an hour and still only cost $10!’
    • ‘The latest styling in hair is the razor cut, but all that was in vogue during the Sixties is now coming back.’
    • ‘On other days you encounter nothing but razor cuts and frosted highlights.’
    • ‘Today, a mere $5,000 and a razor cut gets you a New Man.’
    • ‘Why don't you suggest compulsory razor cuts for baldies?’


  • with object Cut (hair) with a razor.

    ‘her thick, textured hair was razor-cut and left to dry naturally’
    • ‘Blanche then carefully razor cut Julia's tresses to remove a lot of the bulk and thickness.’
    • ‘Hair was razor-cut into long layers, flat-ironed forward, and fingered for a spiky look.’
    • ‘She shaped this style with many razor-cut choppy layers that were thinned at the crown.’
    • ‘Afterward he razor-cut her hair into layers, trimming away seven inches to create a more current-looking textural finish.’
    • ‘Ask your stylist to razor-cut the ends to add new angles and dimensions to your face.’