Coiffure



[kwah-fyoo r; French kwa-fyr] /kwɑˈfyʊər; French kwaˈfür/

noun, plural coiffures
[kwah-fyoo rz; French kwa-fyr] /kwɑˈfyʊərz; French kwaˈfür/ (Show IPA)
1.
a style of arranging or combing the hair.
2.
a head covering; headdress.
verb (used with object), coiffured
[kwah-fyoo rd] /kwɑˈfyʊərd/ (Show IPA), coiffuring
[kwah-fyoo r-ing] /kwɑˈfyʊər ɪŋ/ (Show IPA)
3.
to provide with a coiffure.
/kwɑːˈfjʊə; French kwafyr/
noun
1.
a hairstyle
2.
an obsolete word for headdress
verb
3.
(transitive) to dress or arrange (the hair)
n.

“style or fashion of wearing the hair,” 1630s, from French coiffure, from coiffer (see coiffeur).

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