barbershop barbershop  /ˈbɑr bər ˌʃɑp/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a shop where men can get their hair cut

Usage(s):

  1. Dan Burton is so afraid of catching AIDS that he brings his own scissors to the House barbershop and refuses to eat soup at public restaurants.
  2. It was in a barbershop at Memphis, Tenn.
  3. We aren't your father's barbershop.

News

  1. Escaped convict found guilty of barbershop slaying

    A Springfield man who escaped from prison has been convicted of killing a barbershop customer, wounding the barber, and then injuring two officers during a shootout with police in Springfield. A Hampden Superior Court jury found Tamik Kirkland, 27, guilty Wednesday of charges including murder and armed assault with intent to murder.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Massachusetts man convicted of barbershop slaying

    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man has been convicted of killing a barbershop customer, wounding the barber, and then injuring two officers during a shootout with police, all just days after escaping from prison.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Barbershop facelift

    HOWARD BALABAN/STAFF JUST A TRIM: William Badgely, owner of Billy Victor's Clip Joint, stands in the center of his remodeled and updated barbershop. --
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Journal-Register

Quotes

  1. "We call this the barbershop. Everybody's getting a haircut here," Pelosi said.
    on Dec 7, 2008 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: USA Today

  2. "That anger may not get expressed in public," Obama said in his newly minted role as a high school civics teacher. "But it does find voice in the barbershop or the beauty shop or at the kitchen table."
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Politico

  3. "As a basketball player it's the best facility that you can possibly work out in. It has everything you need, from a barbershop to a pool and a treadmill," Mayo said. "It has beds. When you get done working out, you can take a shower, lay...
    on May 29, 2008 By: OJ Mayo Source: USA Today

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