Definition of hair spray in English:

Share this entry

hair spray

(also hairspray /ˈhe(ə)rˌsprā/)


A solution sprayed onto a person’s hair to keep it in place.
Example sentences
  • If you're out for a big night and want some serious volume, spray some super-hold hairspray at the crown of your head and backcomb your hair to give it an extra lift.
  • I send him out to go and buy me some hairspray and some setting lotion for my hair.
  • Simply brush your hair and apply a bit of hairspray while your hair is still wet.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: hair spray

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.