bobbed hair

bobbed hair

short, curly boyish hairstyle caused shock (1920s). [Am. Hist.: Griffith, 198]
See: Fads
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An asymmetric neckline would look fabulous with her bobbed hair and swan-like neck.
She enjoys posing beneath bobbed hair that's too dark for her face, but has little to do despite Irini annoyingly bumping into Indy around every other corner.
BOBBED HAIR AND BATHTUB GIN; WRITERS RUNNING WILD IN THE TWENTIES.
Accompanied by a girlfriend, she somehow managed to keep texting while dancing with one arm above her bobbed hair a la John Travolta and posing for cell pix for anyone who asked.
Miyuki Hatoyama said she had always been "full of curiosity" when she appeared recently on a television talk show with her trademark bobbed hair wearing and a skirt made from hemp coffee sacks she bought in Hawaii.
Certainly, Sex in Revolution explores an impressively wide array of themes, including transgender soldiers, bobbed hair as a contested symbol of revolutionary modernity, the cinematographic treatment of indigenous women, divorce and state formation, adoption and the welfare system, and women's involvement in post-revolutionary labour organization and political activism.
Kelly is white, 5ft 2in, slim with light brown/blonde bobbed hair.
Miss Edwards is of mixed race, 5ft 6ins, of very slim build, with short, black, bobbed hair and a braided fringe.
The Roaring Twenties was a time of optimism with soaring highs -- Lindberg flights, short skirts and bobbed hair, Charleston parties at Prohibition speakeasies and a building boom of immense proportions -- including The Roosevelt Hotel.
In the Jazz Age, for instance, flappers cast aside corsets, shortened their floor-length dresses to the knee, and favored bobbed hair over elaborate pompadours, giving them greater mobility on and off the dance floor.
The once brassy barmaid has gone for a far more slinky image, swapping her blonde bobbed hair for long straight extensions that hang all the way down her bare back.
She is petite, almost elfin with her fashionably bobbed hair.