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hairband Line breaks: hair|band
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛːband/

Definition of hairband in English:


A band for securing or tying back one’s hair.
Example sentences
  • They sported tank tops, identical hairbands and identical shiny hair.
  • There was the hairband in her hair, that was her mother's, too.
  • Rolling her eyes, she put a hairband in her hair, and headed out of the bedroom.

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