A type of real-life haircut, usually for women, of short-to-medium length with sharp lines. In one variety, the hair is cut off at about jaw length all the way around. Alternately, it may taper downwards from the back to the sides. It is similar to but distinct from the bowl cut (a.k.a. pudding basin cut). Some versions are known as a "pageboy
" haircut. Fringe/bangs are optional.
This haircut is associated with the following tropes:
- Lenalee Lee from D.Gray-Man sports this as her hair starts growing back from being boyishly short at the end of the 2006 series, and carries over into the 2016 sequel, Hallow.