Definition of finger-dry in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfiNGɡərˌdrī/


[with object]
Dry and style (hair) by repeatedly running one’s fingers through it.
Example sentences
  • While short hair is often finger dried for an edgier look, long hair can also benefit from this technique.
  • Then blow-dry, finger-dry or, to give texture to short hair, scrunch with your fingers.

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Syllabification: fin·ger-dry

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