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longhair

1. n. a highbrow with long hair; especially a musician. There were a few longhairs at the bar, but none of the regulars.
2. mod. highbrow; [of music] classical. Longhair stuff like symphonies and art galleries bores me to tears.
3. n. a hippy; a long-haired youth of the 1960s. (Usually derogatory.) There are fewer longhairs around here than there were in the sixties.
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A longhair in his seat, a crazy one at that--a wiseass.
The presence of bare-chested or naked longhairs cavorting in their interiors and across their surfaces infuse these images with the apposite period flavor.
At the time, longhairs were not welcome in Nashville.
The problem: By 1977, there were few longhairs left.
What: Longtime classical host Rich Capparela takes a listener-friendly approach to Mozart and the rest of the longhairs.
There was Midnight Special, which was all about musicians and rebellion and longhairs.
Drew didn't look too favorably on being invaded, likening it to carpetbagging, and the college kids were longhairs we called "beatniks" in those days, but as controversies go it really wasn't much.
It was Townshend who anticipated punk when, during The Who's set at love and peace fest Woodstock he physically ejected king of the longhairs Abbie Hoffman from the stage, an occasion preserved for posterity on the Maximum R&B box set.
As for those in senior ranks who are "suitably coiffed" but robbing the system blind: fear not, because it is only the evil longhairs whom little Cox seeks.
I can imagine the longhairs in his high school rolling their eyes when Billy Clinton would get up to talk about the importance of school spirit, using paraphrased allusions to JFK's inaugural address ("Ask not what your school can do for you .
In other tales of longhairs gone pro we have part-time filmer/full-time bowl killer Chris Gregson, stepping up for Blood Wizard and Phoenix's Ryan Reyes, totally tripping out on his new Creature plank.
Chances are, having any albums by ageing Brummie longhairs Magnum in your collection is not going to impress that blonde Kings Of Leon fan you've had your eye on.
Currier, calico cats like Zsa Zsa are usually short haired; the mother and siblings are orange and white longhairs.
In a single generation--between John Kennedy's assassination and the fall of Saigon--the archetype for the pro athlete was transformed from lantern-jawed Midwesterners like Mickey Mantle to pot-gobbling longhairs like Bill "Spaceman" Lee.