One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A cut made with scissors.
2A picture, especially a silhouette, created by cutting paper with scissors or a knife.
3US. A haircut given with scissors rather than a razor.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Berrow's Worcester Journal. From the singular of scissors + cut.
scissor cut/ˈsɪzə kʌt/
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