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barbering

See definition of barbering on Dictionary.com
  • as inshave
  • as intrim

synonyms for barbering

  • brush
  • cut down
  • kiss
  • pare
  • prune
  • shear
  • shred
  • skim
  • slash
  • trim
  • barber
  • clip
  • crop
  • cut
  • decorticate
  • graze
  • peel
  • plane
  • shingle
  • skin
  • sliver
  • strip
  • touch
  • cut back
  • make bare
  • slice thin

antonyms for barbering

MOST RELEVANT
  • mend
  • sew
  • cover
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • expand
  • develop
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How to use barbering in a sentence

At length the barbering performance was over, and poor Dicky thought that he had got through the whole passage of the equinox.
BARNEY BLAKE, THE BOY PRIVATEERHERRICK JOHNSTONE
It seems his majesty had hit up the lottery a short time previous for a few hundred and had given up barbering.
CAPE COD STORIESJOSEPH C. LINCOLN
Squaws were made to serve braves, and they were both commanded to take charge of his long, bushy, and decidedly tangled barbering.
TWO ARROWSWILLIAM O. STODDARD
After Mass a good many of them got their hair cut; one or two men can do barbering-work.
YOUNG ALASKANS IN THE FAR NORTHEMERSON HOUGH
At that time wigs were worn, and wig-making formed an important branch of the barbering business.
SELF-HELPSAMUEL SMILES
To him we are indebted for our knowledge of the secrets of floral barbering.
THE HARMSWORTH MAGAZINE, VOL. 1, 1898-1899, NO. 6VARIOUS
If you only saw me at my trade, a barbering, youd see what a mistake you were making.
A VISION OF VENUSHARRY PLEON
Other early enterprises, growing naturally out of a history of personal service, were barbering and tailoring.
FOLLOWING THE COLOR LINERAY STANNARD BAKER
It is rough barbering, but it helps the driver-tires grit a bit into the face of the rail, and in that way hang on.
HELD FOR ORDERSFRANK H. SPEARMAN
A little later Jock-at-a-Venture abandoned barbering and took up music, for which he had always shown a mighty gift.
THE MATADOR OF THE FIVE TOWNS AND OTHER STORIESARNOLD BENNETT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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