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hairdo Syllabification: hair·do
Pronunciation: /ˈherˌdo͞o/

Definition of hairdo in English:

noun (plural hairdos)

1The style of a person’s hair.
Example sentences
  • Yesterday I washed my new hairdo, and the perm is now virtually non-existent, more of a wave than a curl.
  • Besides, most women I know end up looking like their grandmother with some stiff, dated hairstyle after they go to a hairdresser for a formal hairdo.
  • Many want to conceal the strands of gray hair creeping into their hairdos.
1.1An act of styling a person’s hair (used especially of a woman’s hair).
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