A "penvy" cut is any hairstyle
worn by a female that
resembles a man's haircut. Usually short in appearance, but may be up to shoulder length. A penvy style haircut must be generally masculine in a apperance to be considered a penvy
was popular during the late
20th Century, from the late
eighties to early nineties. It has since
been revived by a great number of females
living in smaller towns and rural
areas. It is generally considered that females
who suffer from "penis envy" are the ones most likely to sport the hairstyle
. Penvies (plural) have been worn by females
of all ages.
Numerous examples of the "Penvy" can be seen worn by females at Confederation College, where
it has been observed that a majority of the female faculty and staff sport the low maintenance, masculin
at the penvy on her!" said one student to another.