Definition of peruke in English:

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peruke

Pronunciation: /pəˈro͞ok/

noun

1 Archaic term for periwig.
1.1 archaic term for wig1.

Origin

Mid 16th century (denoting a natural head of hair): from French perruque, from Italian perrucca, of unknown origin.

Words that rhyme with peruke

archduke, chibouk, duke, Farouk, fluke, kook, Luke, nuke, puke, rebuke, Seljuk, snook, souk, spruik, stook, tuque, zouk

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Syllabification: pe·ruke

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