Definition of scissors-fashion in English:

scissors-fashion

(also scissor-fashion)

adverb

  • In the manner of a pair of scissors.

noun

  • The manner of a pair of scissors. Chiefly in "in scissors fashion".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Hogg's Weekly Instructor. In some forms from scissors + fashion.

Pronunciation

scissors-fashion

/ˈsɪzəzˌfaʃn/