short back and sides or short-back-and-sides (ʃɔːt bæk ənd saɪdz)
- (British) If a man has a short back and sides, his hair is cut very short at the back and sides
with slightly thicker, longer hair on the top of the head
Example Sentences Including 'short back and sides'
Expect to see a new short back and sides image as ordered by Michael Howard.
Sun, News of the World (2005)
Gerry Porteous, who answered the door, was a short back and sides man and gave his occupation as trainee accountant.
A Dead Liberty
He looked an incongruous figure, having his short back and sides amidst the youthful stylists with their Mohicans.
THE SPIRAL STAIRCASE (2004)
MULLET FEVER His hair is growing back to the bogan length that best suits him after trying the short back and sides.
Australian News Misc (2004)
Once, in despair, I sat down and gave him exceptionally detailed instructions concluding, `Look, I don't want a short back and sides , okay?
She nodded to herself as she continued to appraise his short back and sides.
The Devil's Door
`He has no room for show-biz in general - or for anyone else who isn't short back and sides.
Passion in the Peak
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