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skin·head

 (skĭn′hĕd′)
n.
1. A person with a shaven head or very close cropped hair, especially one who associates with a group of similar people.
2. Such a person who associates with a group that commits hooliganism or street violence or that holds white supremacist or anti-immigrant views.

skinhead

(ˈskɪnˌhɛd)
n
1. a youth with closely cropped hair, esp a member of a subculture noted for short hair, heavy boots, and functional clothing, and commonly associated with aggressive behaviour and extreme, typically far-right, politics
2. (Hairdressing & Grooming) a closely cropped hairstyle

skin•head

(ˈskɪnˌhɛd)

n. Slang.
1. a person with a bald or shaved head or closely cropped hair.
2. an antisocial person who affects a hairless head as a symbol of rebellion, racism, or anarchy.
[1955–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.skinhead - a young person who belongs to a British or American group that shave their heads and gather at rock concerts or engage in white supremacist demonstrations
bootboys, skinheads - a youth subculture that appeared first in England in the late 1960s as a working-class reaction to the hippies; hair was cropped close to the scalp; wore work-shirts and short jeans (supported by suspenders) and heavy red boots; involved in attacks against Asians and football hooliganism
bully, hooligan, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, yob, yobbo, yobo, tough - a cruel and brutal fellow
Translations
skinhead
skinhead
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skinhed
bõrfejû
スキンヘッド
스킨헤드족
obritoglavec
skinhead
คนที่โกนผมหัวล้าน
đầu trọc

skinhead

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Chicago, IL, March 09, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Today, Goldmill Group is pleased to announce that the acclaimed memoir, Romantic Violence: Memoirs of an American Skinhead, by Chicago author Christian Picciolini, has been recognized as a finalist in the 18th annual Foreword Reviews' INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards.
The White Nationalist Skinhead Movement: UK & USA, 1979-1993
On the opposite side of the country, nearly 30 years before Roof entered that church in Charleston, another brutal murder took place that revealed, as the trenchant writer Elinor Langer described it, "a new strain of American racism"the violent, neo-Nazi skinhead movement.
Synopsis: At 14 years old, Christian Picciolini, a bright and well-loved child from a good family, had been targeted and trained to spread a violent racist agenda, quickly ascending to a highly visible leadership position in America's first neo-Nazi skinhead gang.
The stereotypic image of a skinhead is of a White male, with a shaved head and tattoos, wearing Doc Martens and suspenders, exuding traditional masculinity, filled with hate and prejudice, and eager for violence.
Martens decided to launch the Spirit of '69 line, a capsule collection inspired by the skinhead uniform, the brand went straight to the source, reviving the classic look with a perfectionist's accuracy and enlisting Watson to shoot the lookbook.
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