What does haircut mean?

Definitions for haircutˈhɛərˌkʌt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word haircut.

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of haircut in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of haircut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Simon Redmond:

    It is mostly just to recognise the risk that there is a haircut in a fire sale scenario, in a speedy liquidation. It is fairly standard to assume some kind of a haircut.

  4. Erick Rodrigues:

    From a liquidity perspective the situation is very critical, it would be very hard to put a percentage on the potential recovery value, but we do think there is going to be a considerable haircut.

  5. Ronald Reagan:

    Shouldn't someone tag Mr Kennedy's bold new imaginative program with its proper age Under the tousled boyish haircut is still old Karl Marx-first launched a century ago. There is nothing new in the idea of a government being Big Brother.

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