Definitions for haircutˈhɛərˌkʌt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haircut(noun)

    the style in which hair has been cut

  2. haircut(noun)

    the act of cutting the hair

Wiktionary

  1. haircut(Noun)

    The act of cutting of the hair, often done professionally by a barber, hair stylist, or beautician.

  2. haircut(Noun)

    The way hair is cut.

  3. haircut(Noun)

    In a bankruptcy proceeding, the proportional reduction in the debt that will be paid to each creditor, based on an evaluation of the total debt owed and the total assets of the debtor.

  4. Origin: From hair + cut

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Luxembourg Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna:

    A haircut is not taboo for Luxembourg in the sense that everything can be talked about.

  2. Pierre Gramegna:

    You can achieve payment relief by extending the grace period, or delaying payments ... and avoid a nominal haircut.

  3. Michael Cunningham:

    He wants to look like the brash young guy who is taking the world by storm...He wears this Beatles style haircut, but it doesn't quite work.

  4. Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis:

    If a debt can no longer be paid off then that leads to a haircut, what is critical is that Greece's debt cannot be paid off in the near future.

  5. Rishi Sahai:

    Investors will have to take a haircut. The valuations of these taxi companies will come down as they spend more to boost safety and meet the regulatory requirements.

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