Definition of styling in English:


Syllabification: styl·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈstīliNG


  • 1The way in which something is made, designed, or performed: the car’s subtle European styling the musical stylings on his solo album
  • 1.1The action or process of arranging hair in a particular way: [as modifier]: styling gel
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    • The Boots "styling" gel saved the day - my hair was like a shield of steel.
    • Don't overdo it with styling aids; they will weigh down the hair, leaving it with a stiff, dry finish.
    • Whenever possible, use gentle shampoos, rinse out and leave-in conditioners and styling products that are specifically designed for color-treated hair.


(usually stylin') North American informal Back to top  
  • Fashionable or stylish: my new stylin' black pants by the end of the month, I’ll be totally stylin'
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    • I have recently tried some fun beauty things (contacts, highlights, stylin' wear).
    • By the end of the month I'd be totally stylin'.
    • From cool boots to a stylin' pinstriped suit, check out what you should be wearing this fall.

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