Definitions of barber

  1. To shave and dress the beard or hair of. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. a hairdresser who cuts hair and shaves beards as a trade Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. United States composer (1910-1981) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. One whose occupation it is to shave or trim the beard, and to cut and dress the hair of his patrons. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A storm accompanied by driving ice spicules formed from sea water, esp. one occurring on the Gulf of St. Lawrence; - so named from the cutting ice spicules. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. One whose business is to shave the beard and cut and dress the hair. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. One who shaves beards. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. One who cuts the hair, shaves the beard, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. One who shaves beards, and cuts and dresses hair. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for barber

  1. When, at the end of a week, the barber claims his apprentice, the child does not understand: he has completely forgotten the city and the dirty barber shop; and the return is very sad. – Contemporary Russian Novelists by Serge Persky
  2. The barber ran a hand through the boy's light- brown hair. – The Electronic Mind Reader by John Blaine