en brosse


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en brosse

(ɑ̃ brɔs)
adj, adv
(Hairdressing & Grooming) (of the hair) cut very short so that the hair stands up stiffly
[literally: in the style of a brush]
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Dans l'ecrit de Shaqi, la grand-mere de Maria est berbere, elle est surnommee d'ailleurs chelha; l'auteur en brosse un tableau des plus elogieux, faisant echo aux valeurs remarquables de ce personnage haut en couleurs.
Rey's hair is combed en brosse, his moustache is curled, and his goatee is sharply pointed into another triangle; his eyes are widely spaced, nostrils flared, lips thick and red.
What thoughts were in Baryshnikov's head (the dark blond hair worn en brosse) as he waited in the wings?