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Barber

Samuel. 1910--81, US composer: his works include an Adagio for Strings, adapted from the second movement of his string quartet No 1 (1936) and the opera Vanessa (1958)

barber

[′bär·bər]
(meteorology)
A severe storm at sea during which spray and precipitation freeze onto the decks and rigging of ships.
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The fact that she thinks she needs to justify her new look shows that she doesn't want to be accused of spending too many hours away from practice, concentrating on tonsorial appearance.
Another former motocross rider, Balhan and his vehicle share a similar tonsorial quirk although his crest of hair, while still impressive, lacks the bounce-back-ability of the 4ft-tall plastic fronds that sit on top of his truck.
Similarly, Chapter 6 shows how British advertising--of tonsorial services, and especially the work of J.
Yes, I know it's meant to be used when having a tonsorial touch-up in the front room and the wife doesn't want your hair all over the three piece suite.
A woman's hair, tonsorial or pubic, would be tangled after such an encounter; the loss or disorder of her bonnet signals the loss of her maidenhead, and would also be a natural result of a sexual encounter, particularly a violent one.
Viewers were bombarded with clapboard backdrops covered with faded signs in large Playbill print: General Merchandise, Cigars, Rooms, Dry Goods, Cafe, Livery Stable, Seed, Liquor, Saloon, Tonsorial Parlor, and (most importantly) the Garter Inn.
Thwarted just when he has the throat of the villain he most wants in his hands--the evil Judge Turpin, who sent the then-named Benjamin Barker to prison years earlier on false charges--the brooding tonsorial artist expands his killing plans to include all who sit in his barber chair.
Per director's statement, pic's elaborate sartorial and tonsorial design is intended to reflect the characters' spiritual emptiness that they attempt to disguise with "external wrapping.
Johnny Depp is the brutal tonsorial artist in "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," adapted for the screen from Stephen Sondheim's musical.
Chapter 4 argues that, in seventeenth-century England, tonsorial discourse was revolutionary discourse: treatises on long, "shagged-headed" Cavaliers, closely trimmed Roundheads, and "metamorphosized" men who "crisp," "curl," and "frounce" their hair reveal that gender and politics were often intertwined in one's hairstyle (34, 143, 147).
It takes a man of tonsorial, not academic, practices to observe a glaring contradiction in Port William: Jayber Crow, the town barber sees people who love "good crops, good gardens, good livestock and work animals and dogs" sitting through "world-condemning sermons"; he hears "the wickedness of the flesh .
The Sox took on a new self-proclaimed "idiot" persona, which included a bit of the leftover cowboy mentality from 2003 with the tonsorial flair to match.