backswept backswept

Definition(s):

  • (adj) used of hair

Usage(s):

  1. Something old, something new: glowing skin, feathered, backswept hair.
  2. His rumpled clothes, backswept curls, glinting, slightly Oriental eyes and catching humor interested undergraduates, but what interested them more was his exploratory teaching.
  3. Germany's Stuka is an ugly, husky, single-motored monoplane with an upswept and backswept wing.
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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /