Definition of updo in English:

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updo

Pronunciation: /ˈəpdo͞o/

noun (plural updos)

informal
A women’s hairstyle in which the hair is swept up and fastened away from the face and neck.
Example sentences
  • With just a little bit of length, you can create a variety of different stunning updos and hairstyles using your fingers, heated irons, hot rollers or a diffuser.
  • I wish that I could pull her hair out of the updo that it was in and run my fingers through it.
  • I felt uncomfortable and rather cold, but soon forgot about that as she tried to force my unruly hair into an elegant updo.

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Syllabification: up·do

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