flattop flattop

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a closely cropped haircut; usually for men
  2. (n) a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

Usage(s):

  1. The best symbol of how the party hopes to take back the Senate this year may be Montana candidate Jon Tester's flattop.
  2. For more than five hours, the huge flattop sat ignobly in the calm water, stuck in the mud of the bay.
  3. The Democrats' New Populism The best symbol of how the party hopes to take back the Senate this year may be Montana candidate Jon Tester's flattop.

News

  1. Hiker rescued from Flattop Mountain after ankle injury

    A hiker was rescued near the top of Flattop Mountain by helicopter early Saturday after he injured his ankle, according to the Alaska State Troopers.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Anchorage Daily News

  2. Nerlens Noel meets with Wizards and talks draft, hair style

    WASHINGTON — When it comes to Nerlens Noel, the simplest pre-NBA draft storylines involve the following: the distinctive hair, his injured knee and – based on planned team meetings – whether the University of Kentucky center will be selected one, two or three. Noel’s high-fade flattop, inspired by Will Smith’s iconic 1990?s look, won’t influence…
    on June 16, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProBasketballTalk

Quotes

  1. Bennett, from Muscle Shoals, wrote and sang "Seventeen" and "My Boy Flattop" during the 1950s.
    on Sep 6, 2007 By: Boyd Bennett Source: al.com

  2. "I walked into the meeting," Schumacher said, "with a flattop. I had shaved almost my entire head. The deal was done in a matter of minutes. It was the easiest meeting I ever had."
    on Jul 27, 2008 By: Tony Schumacher Source: Santa Rosa Press Democrat

  3. Before the transition, Twitty was wearing a version of the Bill Haley style, called "flattop with fenders" - flat on top, long on the sides.
    on Jul 11, 2008 By: Bill Haley Source: NewsOK.com (registration)

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