Definition of French roll in English:

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French roll


A woman’s hairstyle in which the hair is tucked into a vertical roll down the back of the head.
Example sentences
  • Impulsively she released the French roll and shook her hair out.
  • We went inside to the front desk on level 1, and were told to wait on a sofa by the reception-desk girl with hair fastened into a fascinating French roll.
  • Her lips were full and red and her raven hair was pulled up in a French roll of sorts.

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