Definition of crimper in English:


Line breaks: crimp¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈkrɪmpə


  • 1A person or thing that crimps.
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    • The same is true for styling tools like hot curlers, curling irons or crimpers.
    • Limit the use of hot blow-drying, crimpers, and curling irons.
    • A whole slew of peripheral suppliers also unveiled new gadgets, from fire pressure control technology to crimpers, bars and trailers.
  • 2 informal A hairdresser: the celebrity crimper has built up such a loyal following
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    • He had a growing client list and was making a real name for himself as a celebrity crimper and ‘top London hairdresser’ as the papers referred to him.
    • Now her locks are layered and feathered by Udo Walz, a celebrity crimper.
    • The celebrity crimper is trimming back his property portfolio.

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