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clean-cut

Neatly groomed. My sister likes long-haired bad boys, but I've always thought that clean-cut guys are cuter.
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clean-cut

having to do with a person (usually male) who is neat and tidy. He's a very clean-cut guy, and polite too. He's sort of clean-cut looking, but with curly hair.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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But as two more of the plant men charged, the warrior, who was now prepared by the experiences of the past few minutes, swung his mighty long-sword aloft and met the hurtling bulk with a clean cut that clove one of the plant men from chin to groin.
She thought that she never had seen so marvellously clean cut features, or a more high and noble countenance, and she wondered how it was that this white man was upon the island and she not have known it.
Now I found a clean cut in it about three inches long--not a mere scratch, but a positive cut.
Well as she knew every detail of his fine, clean cut features, his broad shoulders and rippling muscles, they gave her a sudden thrill.
"It's not easy to hack a neck through even clumsily, and this was a very clean cut. It could be done with a battle-axe or an old headsman's axe, or an old two-handed sword."
As cameras zoomed in on him in his bed, "wounded" Oliver looked clean cut and clean-shaven - as if he'd just stepped out of the barber's.
Vick, who spent 13 seasons in the NFL as a Pro Bowl quarterback, made the comments Monday on Fox Sports 1's "Speak for Yourself." The 37-year-old targeted Kaepernick's hairstyle choice as holding him back for his employment search because it's not "clean cut" or "presentable." 
CLEAN CUT KID TEESSIDE UNI - 2PM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uPV0z3TqZbY Our Teesside Uni SU headliners are actually going on first, so make sure you get down early!
Styles' new hairstyle is a swept back, clean cut - and he 's doing it for an upcoming role as a 'Tommy', or a World War II soldier in a film entitled Dunkirk.
Employing bypass cutting rather than compression cutting which often produces spikes, this cutter is ideal for trimming cable ties flush to the head; leaving a smooth, clean cut that is safer to handle.
Hooton Tennis Club and Clean Cut Kid are flying the flag for Merseyside, with Clean Cut Kid saying: "We can't wait for SXSW.
Then Huw will present a night of live music featuring a headline performance from one of the most hotly-tipped bands of the moment - Liverpool's Clean Cut Kid.
Spout is designed for use over tray lines, horizontal vacuum formers and entree lines that run a wide variety of savory products where a clean cut off is required to maintain a clean seal zone.
This will leave a clean cut and encourage further growth and flowering.